Tag: Ministry of Human Services and Social Security

Social services conference, learning lab on the cards as $40.4B human services ministry budget approved

Social services conference, learning lab on the cards as $40.4B human services ministry budget approved

- January 31, 2023

The budgetary provisions for the Ministry of Human Services and Social Security were on Tuesday approved in the Committee of ... Read More

Programmes in budget 2023 prioritise the most vulnerable – Human services minister

Programmes in budget 2023 prioritise the most vulnerable – Human services minister

- January 25, 2023

- work on National Gender Policy to be completed this year The work that will follow the approval of the ... Read More

Free transportation at institutions for persons with disabilities – Budget 2023

Free transportation at institutions for persons with disabilities – Budget 2023

- January 18, 2023

The government on Monday committed to providing transportation at all institutions providing services to persons living with disabilities across Guyana. ... Read More

$56M to improve domestic violence services, construct shelters

$56M to improve domestic violence services, construct shelters

- January 18, 2023

The PPP/C Administration has earmarked some $56 million to construct two domestic violence night shelters and to support Help and ... Read More

$100M to construct day and night care centres

$100M to construct day and night care centres

- January 17, 2023

Senior Finance Minister, Dr Ashni Singh on Monday announced that some $100 million will be allocated for the construction of ... Read More

Old age pension increases to $33,000

Old age pension increases to $33,000

- January 16, 2023

- public assistance is now $16,000 The Government of Guyana announced Monday that the old age pension has been increased ... Read More

WIIN 2023 registration opens with new courses

WIIN 2023 registration opens with new courses

- January 10, 2023

The Ministry of Human Services and Social Security, through the Guyana Women’s Leadership Institute, has opened registration for the 2023 ... Read More

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

100 children to benefit from new $30M kitchen at Sophia Drop-In Centre

100 children to benefit from new $30M kitchen at Sophia Drop-In Centre

- December 20, 2022

More than 100 children are slated to benefit from new and improved kitchen and dining facilities to the tune of ... 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

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