National Summer Camps To Be Reviewed

Paula Harper-Grant Top Stories

Minister of Youth and Community Empowerment, Adrian Forde, has given the assurance that his Ministry will “do everything in its power” to ensure that the children of Barbados are positively engaged and supervised during the summer vacation. During a recent press conference, the Youth Minister announced that the annual summer camps would be “paused” this year, with a view to …

Forum On ‘Men And Aging’

Deirdre Gittens Ministry News

The Bureau of Gender Affairs in collaboration with several men’s organisations, the Community Development Department and Youth Affairs, will host a Men’s Forum on Men and Aging, at St. Mark’s Community Centre on Thursday, September 7, beginning at 6:30 p.m. Occupational Therapist, Lennox Rochester will discuss mental health problems while Saul Leacock will present on social problems. Deputy President of …

Registration Open For Summer Camps

Jamal Weekes Ministry News

Parents and guardians are invited to register their children or wards for this year’s National Summer Camps Programme. The camps, which will run from Monday, July 17, to Friday, August 18, will be held Mondays to Fridays from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. In addition to the general camps, this year’s programme will feature several special camps, including a Cultural …