The gran of Arrecife has assured that this initiative will continue while the condition of alarm lasts .
Arrecife has now delivered greater than 9, 000 special menus known as ‘ Menú s Solidarios’, towards the elderly who live alone, and also to families with school children using a zero quota, across the municipality.
The particular Department of Social Services, Migration and Equality, under the leadership associated with Marí a Jesú s Tovar, activated a plan to take basic every day food to the homes of these susceptible families.
For this, the particular capital’ s City Council employed the services of a catering company known as Ampate; and logistics and house delivery is carried out every day simply by Ca ’ Mario staff.
During the first month of the service, they have already delivered more than nine, 000 menus, with an average associated with 300 every day, seven days a week.
The mayor, Á strid Pé rez, highlights that “ this catering help will continue to be provided while the alert lasts, to enable the particular minors of these families without financial resources, and the vulnerable, to have their own basic food covered.
In addition , through a reinforcement plan, exactly the same families also receive other foods aid, within the Social Emergency program of the Social Services, to help family members that are more vulnerable in their economic climate due to the pandemic. ”
At the same time, the catering service can also be catering for the elderly who reside alone in their homes, without descendants or relatives who live in The island.