| Mayor: "We will continue to protect the entire population with this and other measures for control and prevention of the virus "| The Archena City Council has once again delivered a batch of sanitary material to the residence for the elderly in the municipality that consists of: 10 boxes of disposable gloves (one thousand), five liters of hydrogel, more than 200 masks and protective suits, hats, goggles, leggings and surgical gowns.
The donation of all this material was made by the Mayor Patricia Fernández herself, who was also accompanied by the Councilor for the Elderly, Josefina Ramos. The 'Nueva' Azahar 'Residence has private and public places arranged with the Ministry of Women, Equality, LGTBI, Families and Social Policy of the Government of Murcia through the Murcian Institute of Social Action (IMAS).
"We know that the maintenance of this residence for the elderly is beyond our powers, but it is one more measure of the Archena City Council to continue protecting the population of Archena.
We will continue to carry out this type of delivery, as well as other measures already in place.
march to stop the virus in all sectors of the population ", said the Mayor after the ceremony of delivery to the director of the Residence. For his part, the director of the 'Nueva Azahar' Residence, Juan Carlos Cortés, was very grateful for this new collaboration: "we have always felt the support of the City Council but especially during these months of pandemic where they have collaborated with us in donations of sanitary material and disinfection of spaces ". At present, there are 125 users who reside in this center (80 elderly people and 45 from mental health) and 90 professionals work, including monitors, nursing assistants, cooks, psychologists and cleaners).
Source: Ayuntamiento de Archena