Tag: welfare officers

35 welfare officers certified to provide psychosocial support to students

35 welfare officers certified to provide psychosocial support to students

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- March 17, 2022

Some 35 Schools Welfare Officers are now certified to provide psychosocial support to children in schools. During a small ceremony ... Read More

Hinterland Community Development Officers urged to focus on ‘value for money’

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- November 25, 2019

DPI, Guyana, Monday, November 25, 2019 The need for Community Development Officers (CDOs) and Welfare Officers serving hinterland villages to ... Read More

TIP sensitisation for guidance counsellors, welfare officers  

TIP sensitisation for guidance counsellors, welfare officers  

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- July 24, 2019

─ report trafficking in persons on Hotline #592-227-4083  DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, July 24, 2019 Several guidance counsellors and welfare officers ... Read More

Ten indigenous welfare officers now on the ground

Ten indigenous welfare officers now on the ground

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- August 18, 2018

DPI, Guyana, Friday, August 17, 2018 Indigenous leaders from Regions One, Seven, Eight and Nine are now equipped with the ... Read More

Ten indigenous leaders being trained as welfare officers – to assist in addressing social ills in hinterland communities

Ten indigenous leaders being trained as welfare officers – to assist in addressing social ills in hinterland communities

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- July 23, 2018

DPI Guyana, Monday, July 23, 2018 Ten indigenous village leaders are undergoing training in Georgetown, to serve as welfare officers ... Read More

Response to Guyana Times Article “Autistic child allegedly abused by teachers at school”

Response to Guyana Times Article “Autistic child allegedly abused by teachers at school”

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- July 18, 2018

(July 18, 2018) - The Ministry of Education has taken note of an article published on page 12 in the ... Read More

Welfare officers for hinterland dorms

Welfare officers for hinterland dorms

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- September 27, 2016

GINA, GUYANA, Tuesday, September 27, 2016 Welfare officers and guidance counselors are being rotated across secondary schools dormitories in Guyana, ... Read More

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