Links to other Community Institutions:
BABS - British and American Benevolent Society
BABS: A place for the elderly to enjoy life with peers in a cheerful environment. We are a home from home, where specially designed activities and loving care make daily life meaningful.
Living at The Devoto Home provides safety and freedom from anxiety. Each of our residents is a valued member of the community, which ensures spiritual well being and encourages the development of friendship.
Av. Segurola 2941
C1417BBS Buenos Aires
Tel: (54-11) 4567-9997
Fax: (54-11) 4567-9997 (ext. 113)
British Cemetery Corporation (A.C. Corporación del Cementerio Británico de Bs. As).
Cementerio Británico - Chacarita
Av. El Cano 4568,
C1427CIQ Buenos Aires
Tel: (54-11) 4553-3403
Cementerio Jardín Pablo Nogués
Morse 203 y Av. Sesquicentenario (ex Ruta 197)
B1613WAB Ing. Pablo Nogués - Pcia. de Buenos Aires
Tel: (+54-11) 4463-0045
Map of how to get to Pablo Nogués: www.cementeriobritanico.org.ar/contacto.html
British Hospital (Hospital Británico)
the general public since 1844, the British Hospital of Buenos Aires is a
non-profit community hospital owned in trust by fiduciary members who come from
and represent the local English speaking community of Buenos Aires. The members
of its board of governors are elected from this group of individuals.
As a university hospital, the British Hospital is
associated with the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Buenos Aires, and since 2009 with the Pontificia Universidad Católica Argentina's Medical School, and is renowned for its
innovative and ethical traditions as well as the skill and care of its medical
and nursing staff.
British Hospital provides medical care of the highest standards to private
patients, those with coverage from the principal local health insurance plans
(including the British Hospital’s own “Plan de Salud” and “Contributory Scheme”) and
those with foreign medical travel insurance.
hospital centre extends beyond a full city
block in the neighbourhood of Barracas and offers full medical care,
comfortable single rooms and modern technology for the treatment of medical emergencies and both simple and
complex medical conditions. Ambulatory health care centres are available for primary
medical care in Barrio Norte, Vicente López, Lanús and Lomas de Zamora.
C1280AEB Buenos Aires
Casi Nuevo - (Charity second hand store run by volunteers in aid of BABS)
Casi Nuevo (‘Nearly New’) is a Charity Shop that sells books, small household items and clothes. Run by volunteers, it provides financial support to the Babs home for the elderly in Villa Devoto.
Mondays, Tuesdays & Wednesdays:
9 am to 6 pm
Saturdays: 10 am to 12:30 pm
How you can help:
BY SENDING CONTRIBUTIONS: Good books, recent magazines; clothes in good condition (men / women / children) & household articles, all donations are most welcome.
BY LENDING YOUR TIME: Volunteers are needed at the shop for 3 hour shifts: Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays (9 to 12; 12 to 3; 3 to 6 pm) & Saturdays from 10 to 12:30.
BY SHOPPING: If you are in search of bargains or delight in bookshelf browsing – step in to Casi Nuevo! Visit us during Shop hours (see above).
BY TELLING FRIENDS: If you know anyone who might be interested in any of the above you can help our cause by sharing this information. People moving to another country or to a smaller home often have items to give away….
CONTACT us by calling Alicia Perry during shop hours, or send us an e-mail:
Santa Fe 512,
B1641AAO Acassuso - Prov. Bs.As.
Web: www.babs.org.ar/Casi nuevo/casinuevo.htm
CCAB - Cámara de Comercio Argentino Británica
La CCAB es una asociación civil sin fines de lucro que
promueve la exportación al Reino Unido y ofrece a sus socios servicios de
calidad 'a medida', contactos de negocios y un dinámico portfolio de
Conózcanos y guíe sus iniciativas comerciales al éxito!
The CCAB is a non-profit
organisation that promotes trade and investment between Argentina and the UK and delivers tailor-made services,
business contacts and a dynamic range of benefits to its membership.
Learn more about us and drive your
business initiatives towards success! www.ccab.com.ar
Av. Corrientes 457 piso 10
C1043AAE Buenos Aires
Links House - Asociación de Beneficencia
Time to put your feet up? No queues to pay the bills
and taxes, no forgetting to put the rubbish out, no hassle figuring out what to
eat every day - no shopping either! It´s time you learnt about Links
House, a Senior Residence in La Cumbre, province of Córdoba, which caters for
all your needs but allows you your independence. Close to the golf
course, a walk away from the town centre, life at Links House is worth
considering. Look us up:
Av. Argentina 882
5178 La Cumbre
Tel: 03548 451 233
Fax: 03548 451 068