Category: Ministry of Human Services and Social Security

‘I CAN’ poster pledge campaign seeks to eliminate gender-based violence

‘I CAN’ poster pledge campaign seeks to eliminate gender-based violence

Neola Damon Neola Damon- June 24, 2022

Support for the fight against gender-based violence is heightening as the Ministry of Human Services and Social Security, on Friday ... Read More

EnGenDER supports MHSSS’ gender-based violence campaign in Guyana

EnGenDER supports MHSSS’ gender-based violence campaign in Guyana

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- June 24, 2022

Eradicating violence against women and girls, and all forms of domestic violence takes centre stage in Guyana as the country ... Read More

10,000 women apply for WIIN

10,000 women apply for WIIN

Chevon Farley Chevon Farley- June 22, 2022

- Phase 2 to be launched soon The Women’s Innovation and Investment Network (WIIN) programme registration numbers continue to soar ... Read More

Persons with permanent disabilities to get lifelong public assistance

Persons with permanent disabilities to get lifelong public assistance

Shania Gonsalves Shania Gonsalves- June 17, 2022

- persons with HIV, cancer to also benefit Minister of Human Services and Social Security, Dr. Vindhya Persaud M.P., on ... Read More

Parents of children with disabilities express gratitude for gov’t’s $100,000 grant  

Parents of children with disabilities express gratitude for gov’t’s $100,000 grant  

Shania Gonsalves Shania Gonsalves- June 15, 2022

Scores of parents gathered at a number of locations in Region Four to get their children registered to receive the ... Read More

Minister Persaud engage Local Boards of Guardians

Minister Persaud engage Local Boards of Guardians

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- June 13, 2022

Following a series of complaints from members of the public, Minister of Human Services and Social Security, Hon. Dr. Vindhya ... Read More

Women capitalising on WIIN free training – over 6,000 apply

Women capitalising on WIIN free training – over 6,000 apply

Chevon Farley Chevon Farley- June 12, 2022

Women across Guyana are taking advantage of the Ministry of Human Services and Social Security’s – Women Innovation and Investment ... Read More

Children’s disability grant registration begins on Wednesday

Children’s disability grant registration begins on Wednesday

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- June 11, 2022

The Ministry of Human Services and Social Security through the National Commission on Disability (NCD) will begin registration for the ... Read More

WIIN initiative to provide ‘night care’ training programme for caregivers

WIIN initiative to provide ‘night care’ training programme for caregivers

Shania Gonsalves Shania Gonsalves- June 7, 2022

Diversification of Guyana’s work force is moving apace as the country prepares for further economic development as a result its ... Read More

Persons with disabilities to get training, funding to start businesses

Persons with disabilities to get training, funding to start businesses

Shania Gonsalves Shania Gonsalves- June 7, 2022

The Ministry of Human Services and Social Security has created an avenue to ensure persons living with disabilities also enjoy ... Read More

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