The municipality of Albufeira decided to support local artists in the municipality, who, due to the pandemic, saw their activity reduced and consequently their income decreased, through the organization of a Christmas Gala, to be broadcast on December 19th, through several online platforms.
«The initiative, entitled“ Christmas Hearts ”, which can be followed by the general public, was specially designed to bring joy and hope to hundreds of elderly people in the Homes and Day Centers in the municipality, institutions that will ensure, in collaboration with the municipality, that its users can attend the event with all security conditions », according to the executive.
The event will be broadcast next Saturday, in two different periods: from 10 am to 12:30 pm and from 2:30 pm to 5:30 pm through the municipality's digital channels, namely on youtube and facebook.
“Christmas Hearts” starts at 10 am with the broadcast of a Christmas Mass. The following IPSS are participating in the initiative: Casa da Paz, Lar o Roseiral and Lar São Vicente (Santa Casa da Misericórdia de Albufeira), Lar da Guia and Continuing Care Unit – Health Center (António Silva Leal Foundation), Lar de Seniors of Paderne and Quinta da Palmeira Social Center (Paderne Parish Center), Rossio Day Center (AHSA) and the Nossa Senhora da Guia Nursing Home, which belongs to a private institution.