Monthly Archives: July 2018

KFC donates to The Caribbean Voice


The local Kentucky Fried Chicken (KFC) franchise made a monetary donation to The Caribbean Voice (TCV) on Monday which would go towards the launching of a nationwide Lay Counsellor Programme in July 2019. The lay counsellor is trained in basic … Continue reading

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We will continue to report allegations of rape and abuse to the media with the hope they will investigate, publicize, and liaise with police


On July 24th, Voices Against Violence (the collection of organizations and entities that spearhead the Annual National Anti-Violence Candlelight Vigil to mark World Suicide Prevention Day, to be held on September 9th this year) sent an email to media across … Continue reading

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Treat suicide as the mental illness it is – TCV Director


“Having suicidal thoughts does not make an individual a lunatic.” This is the informed assertion of National Coordinating Director of The Caribbean Voice [TCV], Mr. Nazim S. Hussain. In fact, Hussain has made it clear that suicide is a mental … Continue reading

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More effort being plugged into ‘suicide first aid’


Through recent strategic workshops spearheaded by The Caribbean Voice [TCV], a number of key persons are now able to employ a more informed approach when dealing with persons with suicide ideation. The workshops were designed, among other things, to raise … Continue reading

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Children should be the most critical reason not to stay in an abusive relationship


Very often victims of gender based abuse say that they choose not to walk away because of the children. The fact is that staying in an abusive relationship because of the children will cause the children to be scarred for … Continue reading

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Abuse prevention starts with you


Like many others, The Caribbean Voice noted with horror the experiences of a young lady who was attempting to seek legal advice with respect to sexual groping at her workplace. It is clear that the legal fraternity needs immediate training … Continue reading

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Caribbean Voice gearing to raise mental health awareness through strategic workshops


“We condemn that which we do not understand.” This has been the notion embraced by National Coordinating Director of The Caribbean Voice [TCV], Mr. Nazim S. Hussain, as he considered the impact of substance abuse on mental health. Substance abuse … Continue reading

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