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Parenting sessions at Tuschen
Category: ChildLink News

The Orchid Foundation continues it push to create a more child friendly environment in Region Three by organizing parenting sessions with parents at Tuschen, West Coast Demerara. These sessions will be held during the months of June and July 2017. This activity falls under the Child Rights Alliance (CRA) which aims to protect children from violence […]

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Awareness sessions at Patentia Nursery School
Category: ChildLink News

A parent’s impact on the life of a child cannot be overestimated. The Child Rights Alliance (CRA) partners are working assiduously to ensure, as far as practicable, that impact is positive. The CRA Region Three partner, The Orchid Foundation, conducted an awareness session with the Parent Teachers Association (PTA) of the Patentia Nursery School during the months […]

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Orchid Foundation sensitizing La Grange Primary School
Category: ChildLink News

The Orchid Foundation will be conducting sensitization sessions at the La Grange Primary School during the month of June 2017. These activities were carried out under the Child Rights Alliance (CRA). Orchid’s Executive Director Indra Constantine and Child Care Sensitization Officer Maureen Hope are working together in schools and communities across Region Three to sensitize […]

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Child Rights Workshop
Category: ChildLink News

The Rights of the Child Commission (RCC) and ChildLinK facilitated a Child Rights Workshop on 24th May 2017 at Herdmanston Lodge. The objective of the workshop is to develop a core group of youth ambassadors in Regions Three, Four and Five, who will provide support and foster development among their peers. This introductory session was developed […]

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FACT conducts parenting sessions in Region Five
Category: ChildLink News

Child Rights Alliance (CRA) partner Family Awareness Consciousness Togetherness (FACT) are conducting parenting skills education with parents in several communities on the West Coast of Berbice as of April, 2017. FACT will target over 160 parents for parenting sessions. As at May 31, 2017, FACT has engaged 21 parents for these sessions in communities such […]

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FACT engaging Region Five schools in sensitization sessions
Category: ChildLink News

Students from Belladrum Primary and Secondary, No. 29 Primary School, Bush Lot Primary and Secondary schools are benefiting from  sensitization sessions during the months of May and June 2017. Representatives from Child Rights Alliance (CRA) partner, Family Awareness Consciousness and Togetherness (FACT) facilitated the sessions.   As of 31st May, 2017, 250 students were sensitized […]

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Ruimveldt Children’s Aid Centre joins the Child Rights Alliance
Category: ChildLink News

Ruimveldt Children Aid Centre (RCAC) joined the Child Rights Alliance (CRA)on 24th May 2017. Signing the memorandum on behalf of RCAC was its Vice-President Ismay Murray. Select RCAC staff will receive training in child care counselling and parenting skills education. The trained staff will then provide sensitisation and counselling sessions to children from the Yarrow Dam, Riverview […]

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The Orchid Foundation sensitizing and counselling students at Patentia Secondary
Category: ChildLink News

Patentia Secondary school students will benefit from sensitization and counselling sessions from representatives of The Orchid Foundation. Maureen Hope, Child Care Counsellor attached to The Orchid Foundation, will sensitize students during the latter part of May and early June 2017, on several topics including sex and gender, the rights and responsibilities of the child as stated in […]

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ChildLinK encourages teachers to be more vigilant
Category: Press Release

ChildLinK encouraged teachers to show more interest in their students and to be more vigilant in order to increase reports of child abuse. ChildLinK’s Child Care Counsellor and Trainer, Stacy Parris, issued these views via press release. The Guyana Times covered the press release in an article captioned, “ChildLinK engages schools to stamp out child […]

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Orchid Foundation conducts Community Tour in Skull City
Category: ChildLink News

Representatives from The Orchid Foundation and ChildLinK conducted a community tour at ‘Skull City’, Region Three on Friday May 19, 2017. Community tours are one of the activities under the Child Rights Alliance (CRA). The CRA partners engaged the members of the community in discussions about the Child Rights Alliance and its objectives. The community members […]

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