The Colombian Family Welfare Institute, ICBF, is the entity of the Colombian state that works for the prevention and integral protection of early childhood, childhood, adolescence and the well-being of families in Colombia, giving special attention to those in conditions of threat, non-observance or violation of their rights. They reach more than 8 million Colombians with their programs, strategies and care services with 33 regional headquarters and 213 zonal centers throughout the country.