By Stabroek staff | Monday, March 26, 2012
Vulnerable persons are expected to benefit from a humanitarian village that will be constructed at Ankerville, Port Mourant, Corentyne by the New Jersey Arya Samaj and its Guyana Chapter, the Guyana Central Arya Samaj Humanitarian Mission.
According to a release from the Government Infor-mation Agency, street children, abused persons and elderly persons without families will be housed at the humanitarian mission village while ...
March 26, 2012 | By KNews | Filed Under News
- will be safe haven for seniors, orphans, and victims of gender-based violence
By Leon Suseran
Prime Minister Samuel Hinds and other high- level dignitaries turned the sod for the construction of a Humanitarian Mission Village, the first of its kind in Guyana, for Port Mourant, Berbice.
The project is being carried out by the New Jersey Arya Samaj/Guyana Central Arya ...
The New Jersey Arya Samaj and its Guyana chapter, the Guyana Central Arya Samaj Humanitarian Mission on Saturday turned the sod for the construction of a humanitarian home at Ankerville, Port Mourant, Corentyne, Region Six.
The home will provide accommodation for street children, abused persons, aged persons without family, as well as provide a skills training centre meant to train and empower not only the residents of the village, ...
Written by Leroy Smith Guyana Chronicle
Sunday, 25 March 2012 20:30
--practice destroys social fabric
DOMESTIC violence could be vastly reduced if there was a more serious approach to the root causes of the problem -- the men in society.
This is according to Minister within the Finance Ministry, Bishop Juan Edghill, who opined that if there is not meaningful input into the cause of the problem, society would forever be confronted with ...
February 18, 2012 | By KNews | Filed Under News
-woman shares her painful story
By Leon Suseran
Hundreds filled Spready’s Square at Port Mourant on the Corentyne on Wednesday
[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="250" caption="Amelia Veeren, victim of domestic violence sharing her painful storyevening in one of the first ever Inter-faith candlelight services to show solidarity with victims of sexual abuse."][/caption]
Hindus, Christians and Muslims from all walks of life, ...
Inter-faith forum come out against domestic violence, child abuse
Written by Shirley Thomas
Sunday, 19 February 2012 21:25
DOMESTIC violence, child abuse and their perpetrators came under fire last Wednesday at an inter-faith prayer and candlelight vigil at Port Mourant, East Berbice, where more than 400 persons from all walks of life converged to register their dissatisfaction with the growing scourge and to collectively wage war against it.
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To Palms residents, with love
Sunday, 19 February 2012 21:23
…from the New Jersey Arya Samaj
[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="300" caption="Residents with Acting Administrator, Ms Pauline Davis (second from left in back row) and Pandit Suresh Sugrim, at right."][/caption]
RESIDENTS of the Palms Geriatric Home, Brickdam, last Friday received a donation of clothing, compliments of the New Jersey Arya Samaj Humanitarian Mission. The clothing was handed over to Ms. Pauline ...
Pandit Sugrim wants stiffer penalties for sex offenders
February 12, 2012 By admin
There is a call for even stiffer penalties for sex offenders, especially crimes committed against young children while bail should be removed as an option.
This rally cry is being made by the New Jersey Arya Samaj Humanitarian Mission through its representative Pandit Suresh Sugrim, who has returned to Guyana on a mission to whip up strong ...