Yearly Archives: 2020

Dementia: the benefits of music and animal-assisted therapies

There may come a time when the person living with Alzheimer’s will need more care than anyone at home can offer. CareMalta provides quality…

Always fight to remember!

Alzheimer’s is a progressive disease and the leading cause of dementia, accounting for 60 to 80 per cent of all…

CareMalta’s infection prevention campaign reinforced through training

CareMalta has embarked on a reinforcement exercise of its infection prevention and control campaign in all the facilities it operates…

Special COVID-19 lockdown edition of CareNet presented to National Archives

A special edition of CareNet, a magazine featuring CareMalta’s COVID-19 lockdown journey from March 16 to May 25, was officially…

Casa San Paolo recreates village feast atmosphere for residents

An event held recently at Casa San Paolo in Buġibba – Festi Irħula – let the elderly residents relive that…

Where past meets present

Life at Casa Arkati has always reminded Connie Cacciattolo of a wonderful world full of scenes and people she only…

Dealing with dementia

Worldwide, around 50 million people have dementia, and there are nearly 10 million new cases every year, according to the…

Self-care workshops for CareMalta staff

CareMalta is providing a series of workshops for its staff aimed at taking care of their mental well-being after the…

A first real hug for elderly residents

After a long, four-month lockdown during the pandemic, on July 1, residents were finally able to step out of their…