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Children’s mental health facility a reality

Children suffering with mental illnesses now have their own specialised facility. The Thrive Family Centre was officially launched on Saturday on the Psychiatric Hospital grounds. ...
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HELP ON THE WAY

Crime Stoppers reaching out to Grantley Adams by HEATHER-LYNN EVANSON CRIME STOPPERS BARBADOS will be going into Grantley Adams Memorial Secondary School in an attempt ...
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CHANGING ONE CHILD CAN ‘MAKE A DIFFERENCE’

THE DIFFERENCE needs only to start with one child. This was the view of trustee of the Sandy Lane Charitable Trust, Pippa Challis, during the ...
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CONSULTANTS FOR MORE PSYCHOLOGISTS IN PUBLIC HEALTH

THERE IS SPACE for more psychologists in the public health care system. Both the consultant to the Paediatrics Department at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital (QEH), ...
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CAMP ENERGY 2017 COMES TO AN END

WITH the start of the new school year fast approaching, participants of Camp Energy 2017 are being encouraged to avoid fights and other forms of ...
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NEW DISABLILITIES ACT ON THE WAY

GOVERNMENT is expecting to seek parliamentary approval soon for the Persons with Disabilities Bill. That’s the word from Minister of Social Care, Constituency Empowerment and ...
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STUDENTS PUT SCIENCE TO THE TEST

SEVENTEEN-YEAR-OLD Diego Lascurain was among students breathing a sigh of relief Friday after successfully completing a programme focused on boosting the skills of teens in ...
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SUNSHINE EARLY STIMULATION CENTRE HOSTS AN OPEN DAY

INDIVIDUALS were given an opportunity yesterday to experience first-hand some of the educational activities done at the Sunshine Early Stimulation Centre during that school’s Open ...
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SPORT FOR LIFE STILL HAS BREATH

by RIA GOODMAN FINANCIAL CHALLENGES have threatened the Sport For Life Barbados Programme but its discontinuation is not an option. Director of the programme Kathy ...
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SANDY LANE TRUST REACHES OUT TO 10 CHILDREN

The Sandy Lane Charitable Trust has once again come to the aid of children in need of medical attention. The Trust recently partnered with international ...
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TRUST ESTABLISHES HEARING AID BANK FOR CHILDREN

In addition to the funding being given to push the Healthy Hearing Programme to provide cochlear implant surgery for children who need it, the Sandy ...
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CHOICES MAKE A DIFFERENCE

IT is our choices that make us agents of good or bad in the world. Insisting that youth carefully consider whatever options they take, Psychiatrist ...
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