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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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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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