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Children consulted as stakeholders for ChildLinK’s strategy planning
Category: ChildLink News

During the month of July 2017, ChildLinK continues to engage various stakeholders as we utilize their feedback to help shape our strategic plan for the next three years (2017-2020). Several children participated in this session which was facilitated by Childhood Specialist Bonita Harris.  The session was interactive and informative. The children shared their concerns about […]

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Orchid Foundation engages Professional Learning Instititute in sensitization
Category: ChildLink News

The Orchid Foundation, as of 24th July 2017, will be engaging students at Professional Learning Institute Secondary School, Goed Fortuin, West Bank Demerara, in sensitization sessions. This activity falls under the Child Rights Alliance (CRA), of which Orchid Foundation is a member. The purpose of the CRA is to protect children from violence and abuse […]

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Bath Community Tour
Category: ChildLink News

Family Awareness Consciousness Togetherness (FACT) Child Rights Alliance (CRA) counsellors and ChildLinK representatives conducted a community tour of Bath, West Coast Berbice, Region Five on July 19th 2017. The objectives of the community tour are to raise awareness of CRA activities and invite parents in the community to attend parenting sessions. Several parents welcomed the […]

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Charlestown Community Tour
Category: ChildLink News

Child Rights Alliance (CRA) partner Heavenly Light World Outreach Fellowship and representatives from ChildLinK conducted a community tour in Charlestown, Gerogetown on 18th July, 2017. The aim of the CRA is to protect children from violence and abuse.  The CRA partners will be engaging residents in several communities in Regions Three, Four and Five during […]

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Goed Fortuin Community Tour
Category: ChildLink News

Child Rights Alliance (CRA) members engaged the residents of Goed Fortuin, West Bank Demerara through a community tour on July 17th 2017. Representatives from ChildLinK, the Orchid Foundation, the Women and Gender Affairs Committee (Region Three) participated in this exercise. The purpose of the community tour was to sensitize residents, especially parents, of the objectives […]

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Parents, be on the lookout during the holiday
Category: ChildLink News

The Child Rights Alliance (CRA) issued a word of caution to parents encouraging them to be on the lookout for children during the July August Holiday via Kaieteur News and the Guyana Chronicle letters to the editor during the month of July, 2017 . It is customary for parents to send their children to visit […]

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More parents in Parfaite Harmonie targeted for Parenting Sessions
Category: ChildLink News

Child Rights Alliance (CRA) partner The Orchid Foundation is continuing its efforts to engage parents in Region Three on child protection and child abuse prevention matters. Representatives from the CRA partner met with 29 parents from Parfaite Harmonie and held interactive discussions on child abuse. This session  was just an introductory session to introduce the […]

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Verbal Abuse is No Joke
Category: Press Release

Verbal abuse is as devastating as other forms of abuse but is still widely accepted in most societies and in our Guyanese context, is seemingly the norm. The impact of verbal abuse on Guyanese children ranges from low self-esteem to suicidal thoughts and behaviour. The Child Rights Alliance (CRA) Counsellor/Trainer, Stacy Parris, noted these observations […]

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Bell West youths sensitized on child abuse
Category: ChildLink News

The Orchid Foundation continued its sensitization efforts in Region Three: Bell West, Canal Number Two, West Bank Demerara. A vibrant youth group in the community will be engaged in sensitization sessions in the months of July and August, 2017. These sessions fall under the activities of the Child Rights Alliance (CRA). The objective of the […]

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