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Recovery Safeguarding Reintegration RWG Meeting.
Category: ChildLink News

On October 30th, 2018,under its Recovery Safeguarding Reintegration Initiative,  ChildLinK and Childcare and Protection Agency hosted a Reintegration Working Group (RWG) meeting. The RWG met and discussed Guidelines for the process of  reintegration of children from institutional care back into family based care. Facilitator Bonita Harris discussed the importance of collaboration among actors in the reintegration […]

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Recovery Safeguarding Initiative Signs Partnership Agreement with two NGO’s.
Category: ChildLink News

On the 22nd and 23rd of October ChildLinK through its Recovery Safeguarding Reintegration (RSR) initiative signed a partnership agreement with two non-governmental organization. Orchid Foundation located in Region 3  directed by Indra Constantine and United Bricklayers located in Region 6  directed by Juanita Burrows. ChildLinK’s newly signed partners will take up the responsibility of public education, reintegration […]

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Cries in The Dark- Child Sexual Abuse in Guyana Today
Category: ChildLink News

On October 8, 2018 the Child Rights Alliance (CRA) in collaboration with the Child Advocacy Centre (CAC) held a round table discussion with various stakeholders to discuss the findings of Cries in The Dark-Child Sexual Abuse in Guyana Today, at the National Library Conference Room. Presentations were made by Mrs. Leslyn Halley of the Guyana Police Force […]

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ChildLinK and CPA Facilitated Eight Weeks Parenting Skills Program in Region 5.
Category: ChildLink News

ChildLinK in collaboration with the Childcare and Protection Agency conducted an eight weeks parenting skills training sessions with at-risk parents at Latchmansingh Primary school. WestCoast, Berbice. The training sessions targeted parents whose children are at risk of institutionalization, discussed early childhood experiences, domestic violence, child abuse, discipline and punishment, and parenting styles among other topics. Parents were advised […]

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Parents of Little Friends Nursery Sensitized About Child Sexual Abuse
Category: ChildLink News

Twenty four (24) parents and of children who attend Little Friends Nursery School along with four (4) teachers were sensitized about child sexual abuse. The sensitization session was facilitated by Donnetta Mendonca, Sensitization Officer of the Recovery Safeguarding  Reintegration (RSR) project. The purpose of this session is to equip parents with the knowledge that will […]

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16 Parents and 4 Teachers were sensitized at the Diamond Special Need School
Category: ChildLink News

ChildLinK facilitated a sensitization session with 16 parents and 4 teachers at the Diamond Special Need School on September 19, 2018. Facilitators discussed ways in which parents can educate their children on being safe since children with special needs are particularly a vulnerable community to sexual violence. Parents were advised that educating their children about […]

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Recovery Safeguarding Reintegration (RSR) Community tour
Category: ChildLink News

ChildLinK on Saturday, September 15, 2018, conducted a community tour in the Patentia community under its Recovery Safeguarding Reintegration (RSR) Initiative.     Childlink staff along the RSR Project Officer Ashome Clarke and other volunteers sensitized residents in the community on social issues affecting children, the importance of family-based care, and the role that the community plays on […]

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Caring for Boys Affected by Sexual Violence.
Category: ChildLink News

ChildLinK is pleased to share with you the “Caring for boys affected by sexual Violence” report. The study was conducted by  Family for Every Child which is a global alliance of civil society organizations working together to improve the lives of vulnerable children around the world.  This initial scoping study into sexual violence affecting boys sought to […]

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ChildLinK & the Child Protection Agency conducted a 3-day workshop under the Recovery Safeguarding Reintegration (RSR) Project
Category: ChildLink News

ChildLinK and the Child Protection Agency (CPA) conducted a 3-day workshop under the Recovery, Safeguarding Reintegration (RSR) Project. The event was held at Cara Lodge from August 15-17, 2018. CPA representatives, Guyana Police Force representatives and counsellors from the RSR were among those present. Bonita Harris, who is the Project Consultant for the RSR, facilitated […]

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