Tag: Childcare and Protection Agency (CPA)

Child Care officers to benefit from counselling, therapy sessions

Child Care officers to benefit from counselling, therapy sessions

Neola Damon Neola Damon- April 10, 2022

Officers attached to the Childcare and Protection Agency (CPA) are expected to benefit from free counselling and other therapy sessions to ... Read More

Improving Childcare a priority – Minister Persaud

Improving Childcare a priority – Minister Persaud

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- April 8, 2022

Minister of Human Services and Social Security, Honorable Dr. Vindhya Persaud hosted an informal engagement with the Childcare and Protection ... Read More

Human Services Ministry launches storybook and colouring book

Human Services Ministry launches storybook and colouring book

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- December 29, 2021

As latest additions to help tackle child abuse In an effort to make conversations on child abuse easier between adults ... 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 Reporter Staff Reporter- 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

Investigations ongoing into child suicide at city school

Investigations ongoing into child suicide at city school

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- June 5, 2021

The Ministry of Human Services and Social Security, through the Childcare and Protection Agency (CPA) has taken immediate steps to ... Read More

‘Give them a chance to be a kid; let them know they’re loved’

‘Give them a chance to be a kid; let them know they’re loved’

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- May 29, 2021

Foster Care parents urge: ‘Give them a chance to be a kid; let them know they’re loved’  As observations for ... Read More

Childcare and Protection Agency strengthens collaboration with Police to curb child abuse

Childcare and Protection Agency strengthens collaboration with Police to curb child abuse

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- May 25, 2021

As the Ministry of Human Services and Social Security advances steps to strengthen collaboration with the Guyana Police Force (GPF) ... Read More

Message by Hon. Dr. Vindyha Persaud, Minister of Human Services & Social Security on the occasion of World Social Work Day 2021

Message by Hon. Dr. Vindyha Persaud, Minister of Human Services & Social Security on the occasion of World Social Work Day 2021

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- March 16, 2021

On the occasion of World Social Work Day 2021, being observed under the theme “Ubuntu: I Am Because We Are ... Read More

Over 3,000 children abused in 2020

Over 3,000 children abused in 2020

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- January 24, 2021

- mothers warned to be careful of who they let into their homes & not to dismiss what children tell ... Read More

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