Rehabilitation of a residence for the elderly "Sociedad Antoniana" in Belén

Palestina

Justification

The project consists of rehabilitating the first floor of the Society Antoniana residence for the elderly, dedicated to the basic health care of these people, so that they can continue to live in a healthy environment, appropriate to their needs and the difficulties that have arisen after the outbreak of the pandemic caused by COVID-19. The project will strengthen the structure and improve the situation of the target population and the staff who care for them, despite the current difficulties, who continue to assist and welcome the elderly in vulnerable situations in Belén with professionalism. It will mainly contribute to the achievement of SDG 3: Ensure healthy lives and promote well-being for all at all ages.

Location

Belén (Palestina)

Local Partner

ATS-Pro Terra Sancta

Objectives

General Objective: Improve the living conditions of the elderly in Bethlehem and create new job opportunities.

Specific Objective: Guarantee a decent and healthy home for the elderly in Bethlehem. Improve the hygienic-sanitary conditions of the elderly in Bethlehem. Contribute to creating new job opportunities for young unemployed, vulnerable and untrained people

Main population

(60 women and 9 men).

Project duration

Budget

Financing

TAU, Ay. Zarautz (17.911,15€)

Activities:

  • Carrying out rehabilitation work on the first floor of the residence for the elderly.