Tag: Ministry of Human Services and Social Security

Minister Vindhya Persaud honours Palms’ oldest resident, Zury de Matos

Minister Vindhya Persaud honours Palms’ oldest resident, Zury de Matos

Staff Writer Staff Writer- October 18, 2021

AS the Ministry of Human Services and Social Security continues to observe ‘Month of the Elderly,’ subject minister, Dr. Vindhya ... Read More

Initiative launched to provide young women a platform to express themselves

Initiative launched to provide young women a platform to express themselves

Chevon Farley Chevon Farley- October 17, 2021

- in commemoration of ‘International Girl’s Day’ The voices of young women across Guyana will be amplified, creating a pathway ... Read More

50 more police officers trained to handle gender based violence cases

50 more police officers trained to handle gender based violence cases

Natasha Smith-Thomas Natasha Smith-Thomas- October 16, 2021

Fifty more police officers are now more equipped to deal with Gender Based Violence and Domestic Violence after undergoing training ... Read More

Human Services Minister hails contributions of the elderly

Human Services Minister hails contributions of the elderly

Beauty Razack Beauty Razack- October 15, 2021

-as Palms Geriatric Home commemorates ‘Month of the Elderly’ The Palms Geriatric home on Friday hosted its annual church service ... Read More

Food hampers distributed to residents in Regions Five, Six

Food hampers distributed to residents in Regions Five, Six

Chevon Farley Chevon Farley- October 13, 2021

The Ministry of Human Services and Social Security earlier this week, distributed some 750 food hampers to vulnerable residents of ... Read More

More than 2,000 Region Five pensioners benefit from Govt’s one-off cash grant

More than 2,000 Region Five pensioners benefit from Govt’s one-off cash grant

Chevon Farley Chevon Farley- October 13, 2021

Some 2,018 pensioners in Region Five have benefitted from the government’s $25,000 one-off cash grant, which is geared at cushioning ... Read More

$25,000 one-off grant rolled out to Region Six pensioners

$25,000 one-off grant rolled out to Region Six pensioners

Chevon Farley Chevon Farley- October 12, 2021

Human Services and Social Security Minister, Dr. Vindyha Persaud, MP, rolled out the $25,000 one-off cash grant initiative to pensioners ... Read More

Human Services Ministry’s storyboard initiative targets girls – as a means of  breaking  barriers

Human Services Ministry’s storyboard initiative targets girls – as a means of breaking barriers

Chevon Farley Chevon Farley- October 12, 2021

The Ministry of Human Services and Social Security has opened an avenue for vulnerable young women to safely share their ... Read More

“StoryBoard Initiative” launched with 25 girls – Stories written by them to be published; proceeds to help further careers

“StoryBoard Initiative” launched with 25 girls – Stories written by them to be published; proceeds to help further careers

Staff Writer Staff Writer- October 11, 2021

Twenty-five girls who are members of vulnerable groups across Guyana now have an opportunity to write their stories and get ... Read More

Observing World Mental Health Day 2021

Observing World Mental Health Day 2021

Staff Writer Staff Writer- October 10, 2021

-Ministry says optimism helps; pursuing meaningful projects The Ministry of Human Services and Social Security has taken note of the ... Read More

Region Four pensioners happy to receive one-off cash grant, 2022 books

Region Four pensioners happy to receive one-off cash grant, 2022 books

Staff Writer Staff Writer- October 9, 2021

-‘Human Services’ appeals for persons to utilize multiple days of the week The Ministry of Human Services and Social Security ... Read More

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