We have Signed! The Newer & Bigger DAR Bjorn project starts NOW!
We have invested €920k of your generous donations to officially purchase the land for the Newer & Bigger DAR Bjorn. This project is something unique, Malta has never seen like before. In the coming weeks we shall start with the second phase of the project, Demolition, Excavation and Construction. But we still need your help to finish the new place. We are going to help hundreds of people with ALS, MS and Huntingtons disease.
The Newer & Bigger DAR Bjorn will be located in Zebbug, Malta. It will consist of 8 floors fully equipped with the latest in medical technological advancements. Two underground floors will host parking, storage and therapeutic facilities. The Ground floor will host the lobby, chapel, shop, cafeteria kitchen and dining. The first floor will be reserved for a multi purpose space. Floors 2,3 and 4 will host the living quarters while on the fifth floor one can find ample outdoor facilities.
The first DAR Bjorn was opened in Qormi. DAR Bjorn is a residential community home that caters for people with ALS, MS and other Neurological conditions. The home is equipped with high tech medical equipment and a centralized eye gaze technology smart control system.
DAR Bjorn was opened by the ALS Malta Foundation in November 2017. The ALS Malta Foundation aims to raise awareness about ALS and MND, improve patients quality of life and invest in Research to find a cure for ALS. In 2018, ALS Malta extended its services to persons with MS, Huntingtons and other Neurological conditions.