Tag: Dr. Vindhya Persaud

‘Because We Care’ cash grant is an investment in children’s futures

‘Because We Care’ cash grant is an investment in children’s futures

Anara Khan Anara Khan- July 30, 2021

Minister of Human Services and Social Security, Dr. Vindhya Persaud MP, says the Government remains committed to investing in the ... Read More

60 Baramita residents complete courses in WIIN

60 Baramita residents complete courses in WIIN

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 13, 2021

Sixty residents of Baramita, Region One (Barima/Waini), who participated in short courses under the Women’s Innovation and Investment Network (WIIN) ... Read More

Ministry congratulates winners in Domestic Violence Design Competition

Ministry congratulates winners in Domestic Violence Design Competition

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 7, 2021

Human Services Minister, Dr. Vindhya Persaud congratulated the two top artists in the Ministry’s Domestic Violence Design Competition for their ... Read More

‘Keep your children off the streets’

‘Keep your children off the streets’

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- May 6, 2021

– Minister Persaud warns parents, guardians Minister of Human Services and Social Security, Hon. Dr. Vindhya Persaud is urging parents ... Read More

Sharon’s Mall fire …

Sharon’s Mall fire …

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 4, 2021

-Human Services Ministry organises for counselling, practical help  Minister of Human Services and Social Security, Dr. Vindhya Persaud on Tuesday ... Read More

Statement by Ministry of Human Services and Social Security refuting malicious Palms reports

Statement by Ministry of Human Services and Social Security refuting malicious Palms reports

Staff Writer Staff Writer- March 31, 2021

The Ministry of Human Services and Social Security categorically denounces and refutes any and all information being circulated that residents ... Read More

Licensed childcare facilities to benefit from childcare subsidy programme

Licensed childcare facilities to benefit from childcare subsidy programme

Anara Khan Anara Khan- December 14, 2020

- preparations underway The Ministry of Human Services and Social Security is working with licensed childcare facilities that will benefit ... Read More

Human Services Minister leads outreach to Cummings Lodge

Human Services Minister leads outreach to Cummings Lodge

Natasha Smith-Thomas Natasha Smith-Thomas- December 12, 2020

- informs residents of social and support services - elderly, vulnerable persons benefit from hampers  Minister of Human Services and ... Read More

Human Services Ministry launches 914 emergency line for abuse victims

Human Services Ministry launches 914 emergency line for abuse victims

Anara Khan Anara Khan- December 11, 2020

The Ministry of Human Services and Social Security has partnered with UNICEF and several telecommunications entities to launch a 914 toll-free ... Read More

CIOG supports Gov’t’s Covid fight with masks donation

Anara Khan Anara Khan- November 25, 2020

The Central Islamic Organisation (CIOG) on Wednesday donated 500,000 masks to the Government as it reaffirmed its commitment to the ... Read More

Prime Minister visits family of 17-year-old killed in Number Three Backdam

Prime Minister visits family of 17-year-old killed in Number Three Backdam

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 9, 2020

- calls for immediate end to violent protests During his second visit, in two days to Region 5 (Mahaica – ... Read More

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