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New Armed Forces of Malta recruits help out at Id-Dar tal-Providenza

A group of new recruits from the Armed Forces of Malta spent some days helping out in the refurbishment of Dar Akwarell, which is one of the residences of Id-Dar tal-Providenza, and is situated in Qawra. The recruits have plastered and painted common areas within the residence, and have also given a new look to […]

Bike Ride in aid of Id-Dar tal-Providenza

On Friday, 28th September, the Armed Forces of Malta, with the cooperation of the Malta Police Force and Civil Protection, organised a bike ride in aid of Id-Dar tal-Providenza. The bikers gathered at the Luqa Barracks at 6.00pm where the bikes were blessed by the Armed Forces Chaplain, Fr Joe Meli and Malta Police Chaplain, […]

Archbishop Emeritus Mgr Paul Cremona leads annual pilgrimage to Lourdes

Archbishop Emeritus Mgr Paul Cremona led the annual pilgrimage in Lourdes from August 30th until September 4th 2018. A group of one hundred and ninety-two Maltese pilgrims attended this pilgrimage organized by the Assoċjazzjoni Voluntarji Lourdes (AVL). This year’s pilgrims included patients, volunteers including youths, doctors, nurses, carers and priests among others. Each patient had […]

53 hrs of Volleyball raise €651,905 for Id-Dar tal-Providenza

At the end of the 53-hour BOV Marigold Volleyball Marathon 2018 at midnight of Sunday July 1st, it was all smiles, champagne showers and gratitude; gratitude towards 40 or so young male and female players, coaches, referees, score keepers, medical doctors, physiotherapists and nurses, who decided to challenge the heat of the day and the […]

Final farewell to Anna Stellini

We gave the final farewell to Anna Stellini, a worker at Id-Dar tal-Providenza for the last 11 years. She was a family woman, hardworking, dedicated and full of love towards the residents of the Home. Despite the ruthless illness she went through during the last three years, Anna always remained a positive woman with a […]

Id-Dar tal-Providenza thanks its volunteers

Id-Dar tal-Providenza organised its annual activity during which it shows its appreciation towards the great amount of volunteers who give their dedication and their time either with the residents themselves or within the Home wherever help is needed. This year, the event started with a mass celebrated by Fr Martin Micallef, Director of Id-Dar tal-Providenza, […]

Music Room for the residents of Id-Dar tal-Providenza

Residents of Id-Dar tal-Providenza now have a specialised Music Room where they can have music sessions on an individual basis as well as in groups. Sessions that are of great benefit to them. The Music Room could only materialise with the financial assistance of Rotary Club la Valette, Rotary Club Malta and Rotary International District […]

Sisters of Charity celebrate 50 years of service at Dar tal-Providenza

On Friday, January 12th 2018, the Vicar General, Mgr Joe Galea Curmi, celebrated a Thanksgiving mass at Dar tal-Providenza on the occasion of the 50th Anniversary of when the Sisters of Charity of St Jeanne Antide Thouret started their work at the Home. In his homily, Mgr Galea Curmi quoted Pope Francis who in his […]

Another Feast of Generosity towards Id-Dar tal-Providenza

€1,255,269 were raised during the New Year’s day Feast of Generosity organised by Id-Dar tal-Providenza with the support of RTK Radio. The dry but rather windy weather did not dampen the enthusiasm of the large crowds that made it to Siġġiewi during the day to make their donation under the big tent set up in […]