Rincon de la Victoria Council has announced a €6 million centre for the elderly.
THE council announced plans for the €6 million centre in Rincon de la Victoria for the elderly.
According to Rincon de la Victoria Council, the plans will see an investment of more than €6 million in the centre in the area of El Cantal.
The council said the plans will see at least 20 jobs created.
Town Planning Councillor, Miguel Angel Jimenez, the Second Deputy Mayor, Elena Aguilar, together with the President of association Tartessos Malaga, Jose Antonio Lopez, announced the plans.
Councillor Aguilar said: “In the coming days an agreement will be signed to offer residents registered in the municipality to be part of this project and participate… in the activity of courses and events that are organised.”
She added: “We continue to work to value our seniors, developing public policies thinking about the protection of their rights, now with more emphasis than ever as the pandemic has made them a group at risk of the virus.”
The president of Tartessos Malaga said it would generate, “activity, wealth and participation in the environment where it is located.”
He added that the initiative is aimed at people between 50 and 70 years, and the economic viability of the project and services are set at an amount not exceeding the average pension of the country located at €1,200 per month.
The main features of the plans are a residential area with common and private areas for 68 members with all the services that may be needed including the essentials such as care for the dependency.
The biggest common areas will be a dining room-cafeteria, medical and nursing consultations, rehabilitation area, multipurpose rooms for various activities, swimming pool, and outdoor activities.