Category: Newspapers

People of Malta – Daniella Zerafa

The People of Malta “Wara tnax-il sena li jiena u r-raġel ma kellniex it-tfal tagħna, għażilna li mmorru għall-fostering. Ma kinitx b’għażla li ma jkollniex tfal. Għaddejt minn ħafna tbatija speċjalment li kull darba kont nitlef it-tarbija. Il-problema ta’ ‘recurrent miscarriages’ hija sitwazzjoni partikolari u li jgħaddu minnha ħafna nies. Illum nieħdu ħsieb tlett itfal, […]

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Taħriġ dwar fostering ibbażat fuq ‘My Backpack’

Taħriġ dwar fostering ibbażat fuq ‘My Backpack’ Is-Sibt filgħodu sar taħriġ għal persuni li jixtiequ jibdew jagħmlu fostering ta’ tfal bejn l-4 u t-12-il sena, bit-taħriġ jiffoka fuq il-programm ‘My Backpack’ li qed ikun applikat f’diversi pajjiżi Ewropej. Dan il-programm, li ġie ddiżinjat mis-Social Worker Bep van Sloten, joffri mekkaniżmu ta’ għajnuna għat-tfal biex fl-aħħar […]

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Foster Carers training based on ‘My Backpack’

  Training was held on Saturday morning for people who want to start fostering children between the ages of 4 and 12, with the training focusing on the ‘My Backpack’ program which is being applied in several European countries. This program, designed by Social Worker Bep van Sloten, offers a mechanism to help children ultimately […]

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15 children placed in alternative care in 2020

15 children were removed from the family environment they were living in and placed into the care and custody of welfare services in 2020. A child went back to live with their biological family by the end of that same year, with the parents regaining full custody of the child. The information was tabled in […]

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An article in the Times of Malta about The trauma of reconnecting children with biological parents after several years

The trauma of reconnecting children with biological parents after several years New contact after children went through ‘bereavement phase’ is problematic Sarah Carabott   Foster parents are warning that recent efforts to reintroduce children to their biological parents after several years of no contact could be traumatic. Those who spoke to Times of Malta over the past […]

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Minor Protection Act 2019

You can access the Monor Protection Act 2019 by clicking the links below. This Act will be replacing the Child Protection (Alternative Care) Act, Cap. 569, to provide for protection orders for minors, for alternative care and for suitable protection for those minors deprived of parental care or in the risk of being so deprived, […]

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NFCAM and another 12 children’s organisations unite to speak with one voice

Thirteen organisations working with children have united under one umbrella network to serve as a united voice for children and to ensure their rights are enshrined in the law.
Called the Malta Children’s Associations Network (MaltaCAN), this new platform was inspired by Eurochild president Marie-Louise Coleiro Preca and is being set up to promote, foster and support children’s rights and child participatory mechanisms in Malta.

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Stqarrija mill-Assoċjazzjoni Nazzjonali Maltija tal-Foster Care fl-okkażjoni tal-1 ta’ Ġunju – Il-Jum Internazzjonali tal-Protezzjoni tat-Tfal

Stqarrija mill-Assoċjazzjoni Nazzjonali Maltija tal-Foster Care fl-okkażjoni tal-1 ta’ Ġunju – Il-Jum Internazzjonali tal-Protezzjoni tat-Tfal Fl-okkażjoni tal-Jum Internazzjonali tal-Protezzjoni tat-Tfal, l-Assoċjazzjoni Nazzjonali Maltija tal-Foster Care (NFCAM) tfakkar u tenfasizza l-importanza li t-tfal jitrabbew u jikbru fl-imħabba ta’ familja li tgħożżhom u tirrispettahom għaliex din tagħtihom is-sigurtà u l-istabbiltà neċessarji biex jiżviluppaw il-ħiliet sħaħ tagħhom. Dan […]

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