Sovereign Military Hospitaller
Order of St John of Jerusalem of
Rhodes and of Malta

Social assistance


Countdown to the Italian Summer Camp for young people with disabilities

The last preparations are underway for the Order of Malta’s tenth Italian Summer Camp for young people with disabilities, to be held from 29 July to 3 August in Valva, in the province of Salerno.


Cardinal Parolin visits Order of Malta’s activities in Lebanon

The Vatican Secretary of State, Cardinal Pietro Parolin, visited Lebanon to see the Sovereign Order of Malta’s charitable activities in the country.


Make a WISH: from the Principality of Monaco to Lebanon

The Order of Malta in Lebanon has actively participated in the well-established "Make a WISH to the Order of Malta project", which provides balanced and nutritious meals to deprived persons and is run by the Order of Malta’s embassy in the Principality of Monaco.


The Order of Malta in Romania hosts a camp for 45 Ukrainian children

The Order of Malta’s relief corps in Romania organized between 28 May and 4 June a youth camp welcoming up to 45 children and teachers from Kamianets-Podilskyi a city on the Smotrych River in western Ukraine.


Order of Malta launches new agro-humanitarian project in Lebanon

The Order of Malta and its national Association, Order of Malta Lebanon, announced the launch of the 'Harvesting Hope, Growing Resilience' agro-humanitarian programme to ensure food security, promote economic recovery and support the country's most vulnerable population groups.


A year after the earthquake between Syria and Turkey more than 3 million people displaced

A year after the earthquake in the border region between Syria and Türkiye, more than three million people remain displaced, living in makeshift shelters or tents. In northwestern Syria, the absence of state structures to coordinate reconstruction efforts has left a void.


Republic of China (Taiwan) supports Order of Malta’s social project

The Republic of China (Taiwan) has donated a generous contribution of 20,000 euro for a social project managed by the Spanish Association of the Sovereign Order of Malta.


O’Connell House, a refuge in Boston for victims of sex trafficking

Inaugurated near Boston, USA, O'Connell House is a cutting-edge facility for housing and supporting women victims of sexual trafficking. Deborah O'Hara Ruskowski, Special Adviser on Human Trafficking, and Cardinal Seán Patrick O'Malley, Archbishop of Boston inaugurated this "safe house",


Order of Malta’s Monegasque Association donates a minibus for the disabled

The Order of Malta’s Monegasque Association has donated a new minibus to help disabled young people in the Principality of Monaco’s special needs educational centre under the Department of Social Welfare and Social Services.