Topic "Disabilities" in Maltese - total 6 documentsTitle: Caring for someone with a disability?
Summary: The needs of people with a disability or chronic illness are very diverse and every care situation is different. We can help you to find local services and supports that are tailored to the individual needs of your family,
Title: Falls - information for residents, families and carers
Summary: Information about being at risk of falls and minimising risk of falls for residents, families and carers.
Title: Financial abuse - Elder abuse prevention
Summary: Financial abuse, such as when someone you trust illegally or improperly uses your money, assets or property, is one of the most common forms of abuse of older people.
Title: Fire Safety for Older People and People with Disability
Summary: Older people and people with disability are at higher risk of being injured or not surviving a fire in their home.
Title: Taking a Break (Looking after families and carers 1)
Summary: Taking a break from caring, often called respite, or respite care, is important for anyone providing day to day care for someone with dementia. This help Sheet discusses the benefits of taking a break, how to organise it and who can help.
Title: Your Rights and Responsibilities as a HACC Services User
Summary: The Home and Community Care (HACC) Program provides a range of basic support services to frail older people and people with disabilities who are experiencing difficulties in managing daily tasks but who wish to continue living at home. The Program also supports their carers and families. The documents informs about the rights and responsibilities of HACC services users.
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