Tag: seniors

Old Age pensions available from July 7, NIS announces

Old Age pensions available from July 7, NIS announces

Staff Writer Staff Writer- July 4, 2020

—Mon. 6 July is a public holiday  DPI, Guyana, Saturday, July 4, 2020 The National Insurance Scheme (NIS) has announced ... Read More

GPOC announces early pension payment for June

GPOC announces early pension payment for June

Ayana George Ayana George- May 22, 2020

DPI, Guyana, Friday May 22, 2020 The Guyana Post Office Corporation (GPOC) has announced that the payment of Old Age ... Read More

300 Linden seniors benefit from hamper distribution

300 Linden seniors benefit from hamper distribution

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 14, 2020

—Part of 50th anniversary activities DPI, Guyana, Thursday, May 14, 2020 Approximately 300 hampers were distributed this week to senior ... Read More

 Sheltering vulnerable seniors and children during COVID-19

Ayana George Ayana George- April 16, 2020

—Visits restricted, routine screening of staff —Children and Family Care Centre apartments available for isolation if needed DPI, Guyana, Thursday, ... Read More

Linden seniors honoured for their service and contributions

Linden seniors honoured for their service and contributions

Staff Writer Staff Writer- December 16, 2018

DPI, Guyana, Sunday, December 16, 2018 In honour of their years of service and positive contributions to their town and ... Read More

2018 Elderly Care plan to improve quality of life for seniors

2018 Elderly Care plan to improve quality of life for seniors

Staff Writer Staff Writer- November 28, 2017

DPI, GUYANA, Tuesday, November 28, 2017 The government will be moving forward with the development of the country’s first-ever strategic ... Read More

COVID-19 Alert!

Coronavirus disease spreads primarily through contact with an infected person when they cough or sneeze. It also spreads when a person touches a surface or object that has the virus on it, then touches their eyes, nose, or mouth. We urge citizens to practice good hygiene and social or physical distancing also adhere to the guidelines provided by the Ministry of Health, Guyana.