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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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ChildLinK sensitized 58 children on child sexual abuse at Youth Camp
Category: ChildLink News

ChildLinK sensitized 58 children on child abuse and suicide at the Ministry of the Presidency, Department of Social Cohesion, Culture, Youth and Sport’s Youth Camp on August 10, 2018. The camp was held in Christianburg, Linden. The facilitator shared the definition of child sexual abuse and noted that child sexual abuse can take two forms: […]

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Region Two Stakeholders Sensitized About the Child Neglect in Guyana Report
Category: ChildLink News

Child Rights Alliance (CRA) representatives engaged Region Two stakeholders on child neglect utilizing the Child Neglect in Guyana report on July 12, 2018 at the Suddie Hospital Boardroom, Suddie, Essequibo Coast. The stakeholders includes representatives from the Hope For All, Guyana Police Force, Suddie Hospital and the Guyana Foundation. Over the last several years, child […]

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Food For The Poor Guy Sensitized About Domestic Violence
Category: ChildLink News

The Child Rights Alliance (CRA) engaged Food For The Poor (Guy) Inc. in a workplace sensitization session focusing on domestic violence on July 10, 2018. The issue of domestic violence can be linked to power and control. Power and control are issues associated with child abuse as well. Domestic violence in the home exposes children to […]

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