July 2, 2020

iNews Briefs & Community Events

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Did you RSVP for Cayman’s 1794 Wreck of the Ten Sail Speaker Series Lecture? CLICK BELOW TO RSVP [email protected] CISA North Side Meeting The Cayman Islands Seafarers Association wishes to inform all North Side Members only that they will be at the North Side Civic Center for the 1st district day on Thursday, February 13th from 10a.m. […]

iNews Briefs & Community Events

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Needs Assessment Unit: Office Closures for Staff Training The Needs Assessment Unit’s (NAU) Grand Cayman office is closing on Wednesday, 29 January 2020 from 2 p.m. for staff training and its Brac office will be closed all day to facilitate a staff meeting. The NAU apologises for any inconvenience this may cause. William Pouchie Memorial […]

Cayman: OfReg makes donation to the FRC

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The Utility Regulation and Competition Office (OfReg), an independent multisector regulatory authority, made a donation the Family Resource Center (FRC). OfReg received a number of supermarket vouchers to be used as gifts for our office Christmas party, however, the staff decided to donate them to a worthy cause rather than accept them. According to OfReg’s […]

Cayman Islands Gender Affairs Unit bolsters Honouring Women Month

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CAYMAN ISLANDS (GIS) – Preparations for March’s Honouring Women Month (HWM) events have been significantly boosted by a strategic alliance between the Ministry of Community Affairs’ Gender Affairs Unit (GAU) and the Family Resource Centre (FRC). “The Gender Affairs Unit and the FRC essentially share the same goals in advocating for gender equality and highlighting the […]

Cayman Islands: Chapmans attorney named Lee A. Freeman recipient

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GRAND CAYMAN (GIS) – Specialist family attorney, Hayley McCall is the Family Resource Centre’s (FRC) 2018 Lee A. Freeman recipient. The award, for “selfless acts of time and dedication to the Legal Befrienders’ Programme,” is named after one of the service’s staunchest volunteers and has been presented annually since 2011. A Legal Befrienders’ volunteer with the service […]

SNAP training upskills Cayman Islands teachers to support ttudents

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Public sector teaching staff get behaviour modification training Interactive session enjoys cross-agency support More teacher training sessions planned GRAND CAYMAN (GIS) – Twenty-Five Government schools educators received a full day of Stop Now And Plan (SNAP) training at the Family Resource Centre (FRC) on Thursday, 18 October 2018. In addition, two half-day SNAP sessions for […]

Cayman Islands: Brady attorney receives Lee A. Freeman Award for Volunteerism

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Civil litigation and family law attorney, Pramod Joshi was recently given the 2017 Lee A. Freeman service award by the Family Resource Centre (FRC). A volunteer with the FRC’s Legal Befrienders Service, which provides free and confidential legal advice to those in need, Mr. Joshi received the accolade at the centre’s volunteer appreciation evening (Wednesday, […]

End gender-based violence

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16 days of activism against gender-based violence The Department of Counselling Services’ Family Resource Centre is joining other organisations internationally to participate in the annual 16 Days of Activism Against Gender Violence campaign. This observance, which runs from 25 November to 10 December, is used by individuals and groups to call for the elimination of […]

Cayman Islands’ last Domestic Violence Intervention Training Programme of 2017

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The Family Resource Centre (FRC) is hosting a three-day Domestic Violence Intervention Training Programme (DVITP) from Tuesday, 28 November to Thursday, 30 November 2017. The free workshop, which will be held at the Brasserie’s Willow House Conference Room, 8.30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., is for front-line professionals such as police officers, social workers, probation officers, […]

International Men’s Day Events 2017 in Cayman Islands

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The Department of Counselling Services’ Family Resource Centre (FRC) is celebrating International Men’s Day this month with several interactive events highlighting this year’s theme of “Celebrating Men and Boys.” International Men’s Day 2017 observance will kick off locally on Sunday, 5 November 2017 with the Celebrate Men and Boys Church Service at 10 a.m., Savannah […]