RMHC hosts conference for counselling professionals

RMHC hosts conference for counselling professionals More than 100 social care professionals, including counselling representatives from the Foundation for Social Welfare Services (FSWS) and students and staff from the University of Malta’s Department of Counselling, attended Ronald McDonald House Charities (RMHC)’s first ever conference in Malta earlier this month. Themed ‘Trauma-informed practice in adolescent care’, […]

RMHC Learning Centre supports 140 children, 16 NGOs in 2021

More than 140 children and teens participated in 214 sessions run by NGOs at the Ronald McDonald House Charities Learning Centre in Qawra in 2021 as RMHC pursued its mission to provide educational, social and counselling support to young people facing challenges. Around 155 professionals from 16 different NGOs found the resources needed to carry […]

McHappy Day raises record €30,000 for RMHC

McHappy Day, the annual fund-raiser held by McDonald’s in aid of the Ronald McDonald House Charities, has raised a record €30,000 to support RMHC’s Qawra Learning Centre programmes. The proceeds were collected at McDonald’s nine restaurants across Malta and Gozo throughout the week-long campaign at the end of last year, as customers demonstrated their unwavering […]

McHappy Day raises €25,000 for RMHC Learning Centre

McDonald’s customers have helped raise another €25,000 in aid of the Ronald McDonald House Charities’ Qawra Learning Centre during last November’s McHappy Day campaign. The funds were collected at Malta and Gozo’s nine McDonald’s restaurants during a week-long campaign and have now been donated to RMHC. “Every year, our customers display incredible generosity throughout the […]

Children, adults and care professionals use RMHC Learning Centre facilities in 2020

More than 120 children and young people with diverse needs benefitted from programmes and hundreds of sessions hosted by the Ronald McDonald House Charities Learning Centre in Qawra last year as the centre diversified and adapted its services to stay close to the community despite the difficult circumstances in 2020. The Learning Centre’s mission is […]

RMHC Learning Centre supports children with autism, ADHD in its first year

More than 45 children and young people on the autism spectrum and others living with Attention Deficit Hyperactive Disorder were among the first users of the Ronald McDonald House Charities’ Learning Centre in Qawra since its official inauguration a year ago. During its first year, RMHC partnered with several organisations including ADHD Malta and the […]

McHappy Day raises €25,000 for RMHC Learning Centre

McDonald’s customers have helped raise €25,000 in aid of the Ronald McDonald House Charities Qawra Learning Centre during the recent McHappy Day campaign. The funds were collected in Malta and Gozo’s nine McDonald’s restaurants during a week-long campaign and have now been donated to RMHC. “Every year, our customers display incredible generosity throughout the McHappy […]

RMHC inaugurates Learning Centre in Qawra

The Ronald McDonald House Charities Malta (RHMC Malta) has officially inaugurated its Learning Centre in Qawra. The Learning Centre will host a range of services and programmes for children and teens with learning or social challenges, and their families. Working closely with several NGOs, such as ADHD Malta and the Autism Parents Association (APA) Malta, […]

Ronald McDonald House Charities (Malta) holds first fund-raiser

More than 230 guests attended the Ronald McDonald House Charities (Malta)’s first fundraising dinner at Villa Arrigo, San Pawl tat-Targa, recently. All proceeds from the event went towards RMHC’s Learning Centre which is currently being finished in Qawra. RMHC Malta is the local Chapter of the global Ronald McDonald House Charities network. Covering an area […]

Construction work begins on RMHC Malta Learning Centre in Qawra

Construction work has started on the RMHC Malta’s state-of-the-art Learning Centre in Qawra, following the recent acquisition of the 360-square metre site. RMHC Malta was launched in November 2015 as a non-profit organisation to provide resources to improve children’s health and wellbeing. It forms part of the Ronald McDonald House Charities global network which spans […]