NEXEM is the main representative of not-for-profit employers in the social services sector in France. NEXEM represents the interests of 11,000 organisations, employing over 330,000 staff.


NEXEM’s members are active in providing care and support services in various fields; disability, child protection, autonomy for the elderly, legal protection for adults and the fight against exclusion.

As an employer’s organisation, NEXEM negotiates in the framework of national collective agreements.

 NEXEM is a founding full member of the Federation of European Social Employers.