Tag: Foster Care

‘More foster care parents reduce the number of children in institutions’

‘More foster care parents reduce the number of children in institutions’

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 18, 2021

-Minister Persaud on observance of Foster Care Month Children are blessings from God – little souls who need to be ... Read More

CPA protecting the nation’s children amid COVID

CPA protecting the nation’s children amid COVID

Ayana George Ayana George- June 22, 2020

—places 21 in foster homes DPI, Guyana, Monday, June 22, 2020 Childcare services have a responsibility to continue to providing ... Read More

Become a foster parent, provide a home for positive upbringing – MOSP urges

Become a foster parent, provide a home for positive upbringing – MOSP urges

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 28, 2019

― “There is a lot of children in the institutional care” ― “We would love for people to come and ... Read More

Foster parents, caretakers equipped with necessary tools

Foster parents, caretakers equipped with necessary tools

Staff Writer Staff Writer- July 14, 2018

Childcare and Protection Agency hosts workshop DPI, Guyana, Saturday, July 14, 2018 A workshop, aimed at equipping new and prospective ... Read More

Child Protection Agency to implement new programme to encourage foster care

Child Protection Agency to implement new programme to encourage foster care

Staff Writer Staff Writer- November 25, 2016

GINA, GUYANA, Friday, November 25, 2016 The Social Services Ministry plans to implement a new mentorship programme to further encourage ... Read More

Remarks by Hon. Volda Lawrence,M.P., Minister of Social Protection For Training and Support Development Workshop for foster parents

Remarks by Hon. Volda Lawrence,M.P., Minister of Social Protection For Training and Support Development Workshop for foster parents

Staff Writer Staff Writer- October 14, 2016

Ministry of Social Protection, Guyana, Friday, October 14, 2016 The Ministry of Social Protection, and more specifically the Childcare and ... Read More

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