Tag: Dr Vindhya Persaud

New facility offers safe space for children to develop their creativity

New facility offers safe space for children to develop their creativity

- January 8, 2023

- Peenie Bear’s GymBearie provides a range of family-oriented services Guyanese can now access another safe space for children that ... Read More

‘I can see better now, before I used to have headaches’ – relieved recipient of spectacles

‘I can see better now, before I used to have headaches’ – relieved recipient of spectacles

- December 10, 2022

Some 97 residents of St. Cuthbert’s Mission, on Friday received spectacles through the Ministry of Human Services and Social Security’s ... Read More

‘Take this programme and make it yours’ – Minister Persaud

‘Take this programme and make it yours’ – Minister Persaud

- December 10, 2022

– as ‘WE LIFT’ exhibition taken to Linden – ‘Wish upon a Star’ also launched Scores of women and girls ... Read More

CAD $2.25M project launched to safeguard women against gender-based violence

CAD $2.25M project launched to safeguard women against gender-based violence

- November 1, 2022

The ‘EQUAL Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights (SRHR)’ project, an initiative that seeks to safeguard women and girls against ... Read More

La Grange, Stewartville pensioners laud one-off cash grant

La Grange, Stewartville pensioners laud one-off cash grant

- October 27, 2022

The distribution of the $28,000 one-off cash grant for pensioners is currently underway in Region Three (Essequibo-Islands- West Demerara) and ... Read More

Rehab programme for perpetrators of abuse in 2023 

Rehab programme for perpetrators of abuse in 2023 

- October 27, 2022

While the Ministry of Human Services and Social Security is amending the Domestic Violence Act of 1966 to impose stringent ... Read More

Region Three community advocates being trained to identify, report gender-based violence

Region Three community advocates being trained to identify, report gender-based violence

- October 26, 2022

The Ministry of Human Services and Social Security on Wednesday took its Community Advocates Network (CAN) programme to the Essequibo ... Read More

Region Two parents laud govt’s $100,000 special needs cash grant

Region Two parents laud govt’s $100,000 special needs cash grant

- September 13, 2022

The PPP/C Administration’s special needs cash grant for persons living with disabilities is changing the lives of parents who are ... Read More

$100,000 special needs fund taken to Linden, Region 10

$100,000 special needs fund taken to Linden, Region 10

- September 13, 2022

Scores of parents and guardians of Linden, Region 10, who recently benefitted from the government’s $100, 000 special needs cash ... Read More

‘It is not easy, but the cash will help me to provide more care’ – Parent

‘It is not easy, but the cash will help me to provide more care’ – Parent

- August 27, 2022

– As Govt continues to roll out its $100, 000 cash grant for children living with disabilities The PPP/C Government’s ... Read More

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