Entries by Victor Formosa

The residents of Id-Dar tal-Providenza enjoy Carnival

Every year the residents of Id-Dar tal-Providenza, with the help and creativity of the Ability Promoters and Support workers, celebrate Carnival in a big way and this they did nothing less. The St. Paul Hall was decorated in order to create an atmosphere of a feast of colours, colourful costumes, music and dance. Special guest […]

Lidl Malta donates two kitchens to Dar tal-Providenza

Lidl Malta has installed two kitchens in community homes forming part of Id-Dar tal-Providenza. The installation of two brand new kitchens was made one in Dar Pirotta in Birkirkara, which hosts a group of nine persons with disabilities whose age ranges between 22 and 40 years, and the second in a new residence which is […]

The Parliamentary Secretary for Active Ageing and Persons with Disability, Silvio Parnis at Id-Dar tal-Providenza

The Parliamentary Secretary for Active Ageing and Persons with Disability, the Hon. Silvio Parnis paid his first visit at Id-Dar tal-Providenza since his appointment to the post in January. He was welcomed by Fr Martin Micallef, Director of the Home. Mr Parnis had talks with Fr Martin, Ms Nadine Camilleri Cassano, Administrator, Ms Remona Cuschieri, […]

The Malta Catholic Action celebrates its 90th Anniversary

Id-Dar tal-Providenza congratulates the Malta Catholic Action on the occasion of the 90th anniversary of its founding and wishes them well for more work in the future. During all these years, the Malta Catholic Action gave an invaluable contribution especially in the spiritual and human formation of its members from all walks of society, in […]

Id-Dar tal-Providenza celebrates the life of Cardinal Prospero Grech OSA

Id-Dar tal-Providenza commemorated the memory of Cardinal Prospero Grech, a month from his death with a Mass in the chapel of the Home in Siġġiewi that was attended by his relatives together with the residents. The Mass was concelebrated by Fr Martin Micallef, Director of Id-Dar tal-Providenza and Fr Lino Cardona SJ. Archbishop Alfred Xuereb, […]

A new Collective Agreement for Id-Dar tal-Providenza employees

A new collective agreement has been signed between Id-Dar tal-Providenza and the General Workers’ Union (GWU). The agreement, covering the period 2020-2023, provides for better working conditions for all employees including family friendly measures as well as a new structure for grades and progressions for all grades. There is also an improvement in salaries as […]

Id-Dar tal-Providenza mourns the death of Cardinal Prospero Grech

Id-Dar tal-Providenza is mourning the death of Cardinal Prospero Grech that was announcded yesterday. Like his mother Amelia and his father Vincent, both benefactors of the Home, he was also a benefactor a friend of the Siġġiewi Home. He paid two visits since he became Cardinal, the first one in August 2012. On Christmas Eve, […]

Concert by the Malta Philharmonic Orchestra for the residents of Id-Dar tal-Providenza

On Friday 20 December, the Central Bank of Malta in collaboration with the Malta Philharmonic Orchestra organised a Christmas Concert for the residents of Id-Dar tal-Providenza in Siġġiewi.  Among those present for the Concert were Dr Mario Vella, Central Bank Governor and Mrs Victoria Vella, Mro. Sigmund Mifsud, Executive Chairman of the Malta Philharmonic Orchestra […]