‘A Safe Start’ is a new project which includes a day care center for Roma children, with access to counselling and guidance. The project serves to increase the quality of life of pregnant minors, young mothers and children through education and support. The project is attended by 31 mothers and their 47 children.
Aide et Assistance, an organisation of the Swiss Association, collects second hand medical and humanitarian medical supplies and furnishings, such as hospital beds, school desks and clothes and transport it to those in need all over the world. This is done through the Order of Malta’s network of embassies and local organisations; ensuring the assistance […]
Protecting socially vulnerable children, Cruz de Malta Assistance Centre, Brazilian Association – Sao Paulo and Southern, Brazil
The Cruz de Malta Assistance Centre provides 4 to 6 year old children with a safe and welcoming environment while their parents are at work or in training. The activities developed by the centre contribute to the children’s physical and educational development and encourages the involvement and participation of their families. This grants from the […]
Maltese Symphony, Hungary, Embassy of the Order of Malta to Roma People & the Hungarian Relief Service
The Maltese Symphony Programme is a social project supporting the educational integration of disadvantaged children from the Roma community through participation in an orchestra. The project aims to strenghten the children’s sense of community and offer access to quality time outside school. This programme’s specific focus is on professional social assistance: social workers and teachers […]
In the aftermath of the devastating hurricanes and earthquake of August, Malteser International have been deploying their efforts on the whole American continent, working in partnership with the Order’s National Associations when appropriate (Federal Association, American Association, Mexican Association and Puerto Rican Delegation) to rebuild lives and communities. Partnering with the local delegations of the […]
Located in one of the poorest areas in Ohio, the Order of Malta Centre of Care provides basic medical care and screenings to working people who do not earn enough to ensure their own care, but aren’t eligible for public aid. The grant will enable the purchase of medical equipment, and help develop longer opening […]
The Fund is supporting one of the many socio-medical centres run by the Order in Lebanon and enhancing its medical services by allowing the purchase of new technical, medical and paramedical equipment. The centre currently carries out around 10,000 socio-medical acts each year, from general medicine to social and psychological counselling.
The Fund is supporting the Italian Relief Corps (CISOM) who organise holidays for up to 20 children and unaccompanied minors living in difficult social contexts. The camp aims to provide support for the children through outdoor and educational activities. CISOM volunteers and staff organise a range of recreational, cultural, and sporting activities as well as […]
The Order of Malta in Hong Kong has launched a new work in China, the Village Lunchbox Program, which provides meaningful employment for people suffering from leprosy. The program gives the community independence and a small income by enabling them to build a business providing lunch boxes to homeless people in the area. The community […]
After-school centres play an integral role in the development of a child and this particular programme run by the Albanian Relief Service provides access to educational support for children from disadvantaged families. The centre offers children a secure environment and facilities where they can develop their abilities and learning skills, at the same time as […]