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Care for the Elderly

​At this section, we provide community care services for elderly and disabled persons. As people get older, they may need a different kind of support to continue leading an active, healthy and independent life. Likewise, persons with disabilities. We are committed to provide services with quality standards. 

Services

  • Telecare - Special telephone and pendent to receive help at the push of a button. 
  • Telephone Rent Rebate - You are entitled to telephone rent rebate when you are entitled to a pink card. 
  • Handyman - Small maintenance jobs and repairs. 
  • Incontinence - This service is provided to persons with Incontinence problems.  This service is for persons over 60 years of age and for persons with special needs. 
  • Home Help - A service for persons over 65 years of age and persons with special needs.  Assistance in cleaning, errands, shopping and collecting medicine. 
  • Meals on Wheels - Daily home delivery of a 3-course meal for persons over 60 years of age and persons with special needs. 
  • Occupational Therapy - Service offered to house bound persons.​
  • Hairdresser - Service offered to bedridden, wheelchair bound and house bound persons. 
  • Physiotherapy - Service offered to bedridden, wheelchair bound and house bound persons. 
  • Day Centre - A social outlet for persons residing in the community. 
  • Home Admission - Service to enter in an elderly home. 
  • University of 3rd Age - Lectures which are of interest to elderly persons are held at the University Gozo Campus between October and June. Click to download Application​
  • Respite (San Lawrenz Home) - This service is provided to persons who are dependent on their relatives
  • Casa Amalia Day Centre and Night Shelter - A Day Centre for the Elderly suffering from Dementia.  It serves also as a night shelter.
  • Night Shelter (Xaghra) - A night shelter for the Elderly​.
  • Be Active - Exercises and Yoga are held for the Elderly.
  • Active Ageing Centres - Talks, Crafts and exercises are held for the Elderly.
  • Social Work - Help in Social Problems​.
  • Respite - San Lawrenz Home - This service is provided to persons who are dependent on their relatives.

Click here to apply for these services.

Contact Information

Contact: Doreen Camilleri

Telephone: 22156621 

Opening Hours

Monday to Friday from 7.00am to 2.00pm  

Saturday from 7.00am to 12.00pm  


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Contact Information:

 Care for the Elderly
Ministry for Gozo
St. Francis Square
Victoria, Gozo - Malta
VCT 1335​

 Telephone
22156621

 Email