Tag: Malta Trust Foundation

New mental health service for young Gozitans drastically reduces hospital admissions

A community-based mental health project for young Gozitans led by the Malta Trust Foundation has been so successful in its first year that only one of the 25 who sought its help had to be readmitted to hospital

€1m raised to give birth to music school for children with...

Villa Bianca School of Performing Arts in Santa Venera is expected to start receiving its first students early next year realising a longstanding dream of the Down Syndrome Association.

Food Aid Depot opens 15 sub-depots across Malta in three months

“The fact that since this pandemic hit Malta three months ago, the Food Aid Depot operating from Floriana has had to open 15 sub-depots across Malta and Gozo says a lot about the current situation and how desperate it has become for many households to simply put food on the table,” says H.E. Marie Louise Coleiro Preca whose Malta Trust Foundation is currently busy running the Food Aid Depot.

MAPFRE donates €5,000 to Malta Trust Foundation; over 2,000 families receiving...

MAPFRE Malta has donated €5,000 towards the Malta Trust Foundation, which runs, amongst others, the Food Aid Project aimed at helping out families in need.

Food Aid Project receives 2,000 emergency requests in 3 weeks

The Food Aid Project of the Malta Trust Foundation has received close to 2,000 requests for help in just three weeks as the economic crisis created by the COVID-19 pandemic further destabilises the vulnerable and poor in society.

Malta Trust Foundation’s student counselling project goes online

The Malta Trust Foundation announced on Friday that The Blossom project will transfer all its psycho-social support online, this week. The aim of this project is to ensure vulnerable students will get all the help they need to face life’s struggles after schools closed due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Surge in requests for food as COVID-19 hits the vulnerable

The Malta Trust Foundation has set up a Food Aid Project with the support of the business community after it received an overwhelming number of requests from disadvantaged families who are among the worst hit by the coronavirus economic crisis.

Malta Trust Foundation to donate 20,000 masks

The Malta Trust Foundation will be donating 20,000 masks to healthcare workers. In a statement issued on Tuesday, Malta Trust Foundation said it has received a consignment of 20,000 specialised face masks from China and it will be donating them to Prime Minister Robert Abela, to General Practitioners and to Non-Governmental Organisations.

Watch: Psycho-social support for students struggling with life’s challenges

Naxxar Middle School students struggling with life’s challenges will start benefitting from psycho-social support after the Malta Trust Foundation secured €45,000 for its Blossom project that focuses on providing permanent counsellors in schools.

Fostering a greater love for reading in our children

The Malta Trust Foundation’s National Readathon has raised €250,000 and helped more than 120 children in two years