Tag: senior citizens

West Bank seniors have their say at the polls

West Bank seniors have their say at the polls

Neola Damon Neola Damon- March 2, 2020

DPI, Guyana, Monday, March 2, 2020 While the focus has been on many of the first-time voters, seniors living on ... Read More

Providing for senior citizens

Providing for senior citizens

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- October 20, 2019

─ new sanitary block commissioned at Mabaruma Post Office ─“part of the govt’s commitment to the elderly” – Min. Ally ... Read More

‘Digitized payment options for pensioners soon’ – Min. Hughes

‘Digitized payment options for pensioners soon’ – Min. Hughes

Delicia Haynes Delicia Haynes- October 4, 2019

─ Pensioners can buy groceries, other items with special reloadable card ─ cash, bank options will still be available to ... Read More

Seniors welcomed the Multi-Ministry Outreach

Seniors welcomed the Multi-Ministry Outreach

Staff Writer Staff Writer- March 27, 2019

DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, March 27, 2019 Senior citizens were not excluded from the ministerial outreach held at the Square of ... Read More

Government will do its best to make the elderly comfortable

Government will do its best to make the elderly comfortable

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 20, 2018

–Minister Ally says at commissioning of new facilities at the Palms Georgetown, Guyana – (September 20, 2018) The Government of ... Read More

NCD Commission to bring health awareness to pensioners

NCD Commission to bring health awareness to pensioners

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 3, 2018

DPI, Guyana, Tuesday, April 3, 2018 Commissioners of the National Commission for the Prevention and Control of Non-Communicable Diseases (NCPC-NCD) ... Read More

Social Protection Ministry working to ensure elderly care facilities meet minimum standards

Social Protection Ministry working to ensure elderly care facilities meet minimum standards

Staff Writer Staff Writer- March 19, 2018

DPI, Guyana, Monday, March 19, 2018 The Ministry of Social Protection is working to ensure all registered elderly care facilities ... Read More

Union – Naarstigheid NDC toasts senior citizens

Union – Naarstigheid NDC toasts senior citizens

Staff Writer Staff Writer- November 2, 2017

DPI, Guyana, Thursday, November 02, 2017 A number of senior citizens from Number Thirty Village to Naarstigheid on the West ... Read More

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