November 12, 2020 – The new premises of the theoretical-practical Center for Medical and Social Care "Estera" were inaugurated today. This event was held under the project "Support and Assistance to the Social Sector in Moldova", implemented by Caritas Czech Republic in partnership with AO Pro-Development and AO "Homecare" and funded by the Czech Development Agency.
The event was attended by the Minister of Health, Ms. Viorica Dumbrăveanu, the Czech Ambassador, H.E. Zdeněk Krejčí, representatives of international and local organizations active in the medical and social care field.
“We convey our sincere appreciations to the Czech people and the Czech Development Agency for our cooperation in several projects aimed at strengthening the regulatory framework and developing medical and social care services in the Republic of Moldova. Today's TPC Estera will have premises, and this means access to medical and social care services for about 300 beneficiaries annually" mentioned Minister Dumbrăveanu.
“Today we have the opportunity to meet and present another beautiful achievement of the Czech Republic in the Republic of Moldova, namely the inauguration of the new premises of a medical and social care center in Chisinau. I thank the implementers of the project, together we bring positive changes and increase the quality of life of the elderly in the Republic of Moldova " declared H.E. Zdeněk Krejčí, ambassador of the Czech Republic.
Mr. Vasile Vasiliev, Head of the Caritas Czech Republic Mission in Moldova mentioned that TPC Estera is one of the 10 medical and social care centers opened on the territory of the Republic of Moldova within projects implemented by Caritas Czech Republic and this new premises will provide both quality services for the elderly and people with disabilities, as well as thematic training for professionals and volunteers. The center will also host the administrative team of the association.
For more details on the project "Support and assistance for the social sector in Moldova" please access here.