28 MARCH 2022

Ukraine Info: Ukraine Community Crisis Centre Malta

Below you’ll find a message from the Ukrainian community in Malta.

Last month, with the help of our Honorary Consulate of Ukraine in Malta the Ukrainian Community Crisis Centre was established for better coordinating effort.

Information distributed by the centre can be found here https://www.facebook.com/UCCCMalta

☎️Also with the help of our volunteers, the crisis center is equipped with a 24-hour hotline, which you can reach on +356 99204051. Any questions you may have from now on shall be addressed directly to this number for the most effective assistance.

📵The personal numbers of the coordinators, which were provided for public use as an emergency measure in early March, are no longer in operation!

ℹ️The responsibilities of the Community Crisis Center include the following issues:
  1. Providing information on the rules of arrival in Malta (quarantine rules, border crossing rules, travel with animals, etc.);
  2. Information support regarding temporary accommodation during quarantine;
  3. Information support on further steps after the end of quarantine;
  4. Information provision, assistance and welcoming by our volunteers upon arrival at the Malta International Airport;
  5. Provision of practical assistance during quarantine. The Crisis Center has several volunteers who can be contacted directly for support with food, clothing, medicine, etc. You can contact support staff on 24/7 basis on +356 99197792;
  6. Information support with reference to the collection of medical and non-medical humanitarian aid, opening hours of the warehouse in iz-Zejtun and the most current needs for the collection;
  7. Information support for finding and coordinating volunteers.🏠Finally, everyone offering or looking for temporary housing is sincerely asked to switch to a dedicated reliable third-party platform http://www.ukrainetakeshelter.com/ If you have a home that you would like to offer to displaced people from Ukraine, please register your ad via the link in the upper right corner of the page. It won’t take you longer than 5 minutes.

❗After the registration, please do not forget to read the rules and recommendations for hosting. You will find these in the lower left corner of the page titled "Privacy policy" and "Security policy".

🙏🏻Thank you very much for your kindhearted help offered to Ukrainians!If you are looking for a temporary accommodation, please enter a name of any town in Malta in the search field on the site. That way you will find a list of current offers with all the relevant details.

‼️We sincerely ask you to remember about your safety and to contact your potential host in advance. Very importantly, please read the platform security policy carefully before starting your search. You will find the security policy in the lower left corner of the page. You can change the language settings of the platform there as well.

📌Additionally, you can apply for temporary free housing with the following governmental and church organisations:
  1. AWAS Malta 
  2. KENN Project Malta

Publications with reference to offers or seeking temporary accommodation will no longer be published. Thank you for your understanding.

🆘And last but not least!If you, or someone you know, needs psychological help, the incredible SOS Malta invites you to visit their kellimni.com platform from Monday to Friday between 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

All changes described above take effect immediately and will remain in effect until further notice or update.

🇺🇦As always, we truly thank you all for your trust, patience and support!

Together we are strong! Glory to Ukraine!💛💙🇺🇦

This is a post of several where the Malta Refugee Council will be giving news and updates on the situation of Ukrainians here and on how they may be protected.

Please do not hesitate to reach out to us if you have any info you would like to share or if you need any assistance.


Established with the kind support of the Dutch Refugee Council