Category: Ministry of Human Services and Social Security

‘We’re holding you accountable’ – Minister Persaud tells first batch of COPSQUAD2000 graduates

‘We’re holding you accountable’ – Minister Persaud tells first batch of COPSQUAD2000 graduates

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 25, 2021

Eighteen members of the Guyana Police Force (GPF) received their certificates and a badge on Saturday when they graduated from ... Read More

Human Services Ministry launches Every Child Safe campaign

Human Services Ministry launches Every Child Safe campaign

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 25, 2021

─ culminating activities for Child Protection Week In further tightening its grip on the issues surrounding child abuse in Guyana, ... Read More

Police officers complete training to deal with gender-based violence

Police officers complete training to deal with gender-based violence

Beauty Razack Beauty Razack- September 25, 2021

Eighteen officers of the Guyana Police Force have completed one month of training to deal with the social ill of ... Read More

Human Services Ministry to launch three-year child safety programme

Human Services Ministry to launch three-year child safety programme

Chevon Farley Chevon Farley- September 25, 2021

The Ministry of Human Services and Social Security, along with the Child Protection Agency (CPA) will be launching an “Every ... Read More

Human Services Ministry urges end to prejudice, other barriers against deaf community

Human Services Ministry urges end to prejudice, other barriers against deaf community

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 23, 2021

The Ministry of Human Services and Social Security is very mindful of the challenges affecting deaf persons and persons living ... Read More

Message by Minister of Human Services and Social Security, Dr. Vindhya Persaud on observance of International Day of Peace

Message by Minister of Human Services and Social Security, Dr. Vindhya Persaud on observance of International Day of Peace

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 21, 2021

Minister of Human Services and Social Security, Dr. Vindhya Persaud Pandemic fatigue – the world over and right here in ... Read More

Message by Minister of Human Services and Social Security in observance of Child Protection Week

Message by Minister of Human Services and Social Security in observance of Child Protection Week

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 19, 2021

The safety of every child should not be an elusive goal. In launching this week of Child Protection today under ... Read More

Business Skills App to provide training to women entrepreneurs

Business Skills App to provide training to women entrepreneurs

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- September 14, 2021

The Cherie Blair Foundation for Women in collaboration with ExxonMobil Foundation and ActionINVEST Caribbean Inc. on Tuesday, launched the HerVenture ... Read More

Ministry of Human Services distribute spectacles in Yupukari

Ministry of Human Services distribute spectacles in Yupukari

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 10, 2021

The Ministry of Human Services and Social Security on Thursday, September 9, 2021, returned to Yupukari Village, Region Nine and ... Read More

Suicide Prevention is everyone’s interest

Suicide Prevention is everyone’s interest

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 9, 2021

The Ministry of Human Services and Social Security recognizes the significance of this year’s World Suicide Prevention Day theme, “Creating ... Read More

Special constables being trained in human trafficking

Special constables being trained in human trafficking

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 3, 2021

As the Ministry of Human Services and Social Security continues to organize training for key persons across the country who ... Read More

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