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Child Advocacy Centre (CAC) Sensitize Berbice Students About Child Abuse
Category: ChildLink News

The Child Advocacy Centres (CAC) of Regions Four and Five sensitized 194 students at Tagore Memorial High School about child abuse on Friday February 2, 2018. The CAC counselors targeted the Forms 1 and 3 students for this activity. The counselors discussed different types of child abuse such as physical, verbal, sexual abuse and child […]

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ChildLinK Recognized for Outstanding Work
Category: ChildLink News

The Diplomatic Corps of Guyana donated $200,000 to ChildLinK as part of its annual Christmas tradition on December 21, 2017. This was in recognition of ChildLinK‘s contributions to society through its work. ChildLinK’s vision is to create a Guyanese society where every child has the right to grow up in a safe and secure family […]

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FACT and ChildLinK Conduct Bumper Sticker Campaign in Rosignol
Category: ChildLink News

Child Rights Alliance (CRA) partners FACT and ChildLinK distributed 200 bumper stickers and brochures to residents in Rosignol on December 12, 2017. The 16 days of activism may be over but CRA will continue its advocacy efforts to raise awareness and sensitize the public in an effort to protect children from violence and abuse. Several […]

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ChildLinK’s Bumper Sticker and Brochure Campaign
Category: ChildLink News

Over 300 brochures and bumper stickers were distributed by Child Rights Alliance (CRA) partner ChildLinK, CRA member Orchid Foundation along with a Youth Ambassador and a Youth Advocate Mentor (YAM). This activity took place on December 8, 2017. Members of the public at the routes 40, 41, 42, 46, 47, 48, and 32 bus park […]

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Round Table Discussion at Tagore Memorial High
Category: ChildLink News

Child Rights Alliance (CRA) member ChildLinK held a round table discussion at the Tagore Memorial High School at No. 63 Village, Corentyne Coast. The round table discussion was supported by representatives from the No. 63 Village Regional Democratic Council, Schools Welfare Department (Region 6), FACT, National Library Corriverton branch as well as teachers and students […]

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Belladrum Community Tour
Category: ChildLink News

Residents of Belladrum, West Coast Berbice were engaged by Child Rights Alliance (CRA) members Family Awareness Consciousness and Togetherness (FACT) and ChildLinK via a community tour on November 17, 2017. The CRA members engaged parents in discussions about the Child Neglect in Guyana report released in September, 2017. According to the report, child neglect is the […]

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UNCRC 28th Anniversary
Category: ChildLink News

November 20, 2017 marks the 28th anniversary on the United Nations Convention of the Rights of the Child (UNCRC). In recognition of this event Child Rights Alliance (CRA) member ChildLinK facilitated Youth Advocate Member (YAM) Aba Crawford to function as the Managing Director (MD) for the day on November 17, 2017. Aba was excited to […]

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The Importance of Father Figures
Category: ChildLink News

The second episode of Step by Step focused on the importance of father figures in the lives of children. Step by Step is a parenting programme and is a project deliverable of the Child Rights Alliance (CRA). The panellists consisted of Milton Smith (Childcare and Protection Agency Probation and Social Officer), Eworth Williams (Senior Pastor, […]

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La Grange Primary Students sensitized about Child Neglect
Category: ChildLink News

Sixty students from Grade Five and Six at La Grange Primary School, West Bank Demerara were sensitized about child abuse and child neglect by Child Rights Alliance (CRA) member Orchid Foundation on November 9, 2017. The interactive session covered several areas including how to identify child abuse and child neglect as well as how students […]

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Heavenly Light sensitizes Charlestown residents about child neglect
Category: ChildLink News

Child Rights Alliance (CRA) member Heavenly Light World Outreach Fellowship engaged the residents of Charlestown in a community to raise awareness of the Child Neglect in Guyana Report. This activity was held on Friday November 10, 2017. According to the report, child neglect is the most prevalent form of child abuse in Guyana. Between 2013 […]

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