Entries by Victor Formosa

Relatives now able to visit residents at Dar tal-Providenza

The administration of Id-Dar tal-Providenza has introduced new measures to enable visits to residents by their relatives who will be given an appointment. The duration of these visits is not to exceed 15 minutes. Some visits have already started taking place and it seems the arrangements have been very well received as can be seen […]

Friends of Providence House NSW donate $16,000 to Id-Dar tal-Providenza.

During the last sixteen months, the sum of $16,000 was raised by the Friends of Providence House NSW who usually present their donation to Id-Dar tal-Providenza at the annual Volleyball Marathon which is held on the first weekend of July at the Home’s parking lot in Siġġiewi. Due to the COVID-19 Global Pandemic restrictions, the […]

“Street Music” at id-Dar tal-Providenza

The Ability Promoters at Id-Dar tal-Providenza are a group of workers whose main task is to promote the well-being of the residents through integrated living, healthy choices and self-responsibility. They organise daily activities for residents including sports, workshops in arts and music, education and technology and leisure activities amongst others. Due to the present circumstances, […]

Donation of Protective Masks

On Thusday, 6th May, Social Care Standards Authority’s Inspectorate employees distributed face masks to Id-Dar tal-Providenza. Nadine Camilleri Cassano, Administrator of the Home, thanked the Hon. Silvio Parnis, Parliamentary Secretary For Active Ageing and Persons with Disability together with Norwex Malta Ltd. and Corinthia Group of Companies who donated these masks.

Dar tal-Providenza seamstresses produce face masks

Recently the Maltese Government kindly donated 9,000 face masks for the use of employees working at the Home. These masks will have to be discarded after use. Because of the eventuality that these masks will not last for ever, the Home’s seamstresses started producing face masks from a washable and reusable material. Every employee of […]

Holy Week Exhibition

This year, the usual exhibition tied to Holy Week that takes place at Id-Dar tal-Providenza in Siġġiewi will not be open to the public due to the CONVID-19 pandemic, however it was felt appropriate that it should still be set up for the benefit of the residents. This was possible with the work put in […]

Dar tal-Providenza cancels the July Volleyball Marathon

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and for public health reasons in line with directives issued by our Health Authorities, the organisaton committee felt it necessary to cancel the Volleyball Marathon planned for July 3rd, 4th and 5th of this year. The Marathon is possible with the involvment of volleyball players, officials and volunteers whose health […]

Id-Dar tal-Providenza gets a new Information Technology infrastructure

The President of Malta, Dr George Vella, this morning inaugurated an infrastructural project in Information Technology of the highest level at Id-Dar tal-Providenza. The project materialised with an investment of €100,000, ten kilometers of data cable, over two thousand voluntary man hours, over four hundred points, networking equipment and around sixty WiFi access points. Extensive […]