Work for better social services has commenced

Matthew Vella

Tista' taqra bil- Malti.

The Social Care Standards Authority (SCSA) started its operation, replacing the department for Social Welfare Standards.

Mr. Matthew Vella was appointed as the Chief Executive Officer of the Authority. He has a Degree in Social Work and a Masters in Family Studies. He has also worked in places relating to the social sector. In the past decade, Mr. Vella has held a number of senior positions within the administrations services.

The Social Care Standards Authority will introduce regulatory standards in different locations where it operates with its services, both within the public and private entities. The Authority will be responsible for regulation and licensing of anyone offering its service to society.

The aim of the authority is that users receive good quality and effective service.