March 20, 2023

Day of Older Persons

Cayman Islands Older Persons Month Marks International Day of Older Persons GRAND CAYMAN, GIS – International Day of Older Persons 2018 was celebrated with the launch of Older Persons Month and featured two seminars organised by the Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS). The event held at the Family Life Centre, on Monday 1st […]

The Editor Speaks: If you want to feel good go to Keswick

Keswick is a very picturesque small town in Wales in Great Britain. If you want to feel good go there. Even when it is raining – and it is the majority of the time. But when the sun comes out – what a magical and inspiring sight. However, all this week the sun does shine […]

Cayman Islands High School students ACT to prevent crime

Over 200 Year Ten students at John Gray High School saw firsthand the real consequences of making bad life-choices during Youth Crime Prevention Day (YCPD) on Tuesday, 28 June, 2016. Instead of going to their regular classes, John Gray High School students went to the Family Life Centre to attend workshops on the causes and […]

Older persons issues

Workshop tackles issues older persons face in Cayman Islands Approximately 90 persons attended a workshop focused on social, economic and healthcare issues affecting older persons in the community on Friday, 1 July 2016. The event offered members of the public, their advocates and other community members an opportunity to have a say on these topics […]

Stakeholders Workshop on Identifying the Needs of Older Persons in the Cayman Islands

By the Honourable Osbourne Bodden, JP Minister of Community Affairs, Youth & Sports  As a country, it is imperative that we not only recognise the contributions older persons have made and continue to make in our development, but go further than this by ensuring that they are able to maintain their highest level of independence where […]

Cayman Keswick 2014 opens with a packed church

Cayman Keswick started its almost week long annual meetings last Sunday March 2nd at First Baptist Church, Crewe Road, George Town with a packed audience anxious to hear renown speaker Dr Ravi Zacharias. When I arrived at the church just after 6:30pm (the meeting was to take place at 7pm) I had a job to […]