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Annual Autism Awareness Walk

Light It Up Blue! Autism Awareness Walk 2018 ChildLinK supported the Step by Step Foundation’s Light It Up Blue! Autism Awareness Walk 2018 on April 29, 2018. More than 150 persons from several private sector and civil society organizations attended the walk despite rainfall in Georgetown. Keynote speakers for this event were Her Excellency, Mrs. […]

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‘In The Name Of Art’

SASOD’s Women’s Arm Guyana (SWAG) hosted a public event ‘In The Name Of Art’ for the occasion of Sexual Assault Awareness Month on Friday April 27, 2018 at SASOD’s Headquarters. ChildLinK’s Programmes Manager Kean Chase  and University of Guyana’s (UG) Lecturer Akima Mcpherson  were guest speakers for this event. Ms. Chase started off by noting […]

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Sensitizing Guyana Police Force’s Recruits

Child LinK representative Stacy Parris sensitized 77 Guyana police Force recruits at the Guyana Police Force Training Center, on sexual assault on April 26 2018. This session was conducted in observance of Sexual Assault Awareness Month. The recruits were given a brief back ground on Child LinK and then were asked to think about sexual […]

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Sensitizing Guyana’s Firefighters on Sexual Assault.
Category: ChildLink News

Counselors from ChildLinK’s Child Advocacy Center sensitized 20 firefighters at the Guyana Fire Station’s Headquarters on sexual assault on April 23rd 2018. This activity was conducted in observance of sexual assault awareness month (SAAM). This year’s theme is “Embrace your voice”. The firefighters participated in an interactive game. Scenarios were given and they were given […]

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Peace Corps Introductory Parenting Session.
Category: ChildLink News

Childlink Guyana was requested by the Guyana Peace Corps to hold a session that focuses on parenting in an event they were organizing on  April 19th, 2018  at the Grand Coastal Inn. Representatives of Childlink Stacy Parris and Kean Chase provided education volunteers, head teachers and childcare providers with the knowledge, skills and attitudes needed to […]

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GITC Students Sensitized About Sexual Assault
Category: ChildLink News

Counselors from ChildLinK’s Child Advocacy Centre (CAC) sensitized 33 Guyana Industrial Training Centre (GITC) on sexual assault on April 17, 2018. This activity was conducted in observance of Sexual Assault Awareness Month (SAAM). This year’s theme is “Embrace Your Voice”. The students were sensitized on the legal definition of sexual assault, the difference between sexual […]

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ChildLinK Signs Grant Contract for Reintegration Initiative
Category: ChildLink News

ChildLinK signed a multi million dollar project with the Delegation of the European Union to Guyana to implement the Recovery Strengthening and Reintegration (RSR) initiative. This story was covered by the Stabroek News and Kaieteur News.  The overall objective of this project is the adoption of international guidelines and the development and implementation of a […]

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Round Table Discussion at Bartica
Category: ChildLink News

The Child Rights Alliance (CRA), in collaboration with Hope Foundation, held a round table discussion with various stakeholders (teachers, police, faith based organizations, prison services, probation services, salvation army and a CPA officer) to share the results of the Child Neglect in Guyana report. According to the report, child neglect- in the Guyanese context- is […]

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