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LIFELINES “LifeLines is a monthly column dedicated to addressing issues of mental, behavioural, and social health. The column is written by professionals in the field of social work, mental health, and community medicine“. A discussion on the devastating impacts of alcohol consumption on a developing fetus On Wednesday, 23rd March, […]

“I Am Too Young to Drink”


NEWTOWN SCHOOL CHILDREN- St. Kitts
LIFELINES “LifeLines is a monthly column dedicated to addressing issues of mental, behavioural, and social health. The column appears on the 1st weekend of the month, and is written by professionals in the field of social work, mental health, and community medicine”. By Michele de la Coudray-Blake Assertiveness, which describes […]

Promoting Assertiveness in Children




The late Rex Nettleford
KINGSTON, Jamaica The University of the West Indies (UWI) has formally launched the Rex Nettleford Foundation in memory of the late cultural icon who left his indelible mark on the institution. The foundation will support scholars and programmes that promote the strengthening of West Indian society in the areas of […]

UWI Launches Rex Nettleford Foundation


“The tail don’t wag the dog!” By Orita Bailey In this issue we start a regular blog looking at our society and what lessons can be learned from traditional values and community involvement from the past and what impact they could have on today’s society.  Please engage with us in […]

MY GRANNY USED TO SAY:


Working Session - Hon Joseph Parry
CHARLESTOWN, NEVIS–TUESDAY, June 1st, 2010) The Hon. Joseph Parry’s efforts to bridge the gap on crime prevention continued through a recent Symposium on Crime hosted by his Ministry at the Pinney’s Beach Hotel. Held under the theme “Reclaiming our Society”, the Premier reiterated the role of parents and guardians with […]

Nevisian Premier Continues to Work on Crime Prevention



His Excellency Edwin Carrington - Secretary General CARICOM
(4 February 2010) TRIBUTE PROF. NETTLEFORD: A VERITABLE CARIBBEAN ICON – CARICOM SECRETARY-GENERAL CARICOM Secretariat, Turkeyen, Greater Georgetown, Guyana Even as Jamaica and the wider Region mourn the passing of Honourable usOCC, Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Secretary-General, His Excellency Edwin Carrington is lauding him as a true Caribbean icon with a […]

Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Secretariat


The St. Kitts Nevis Association of Persons with Disabilities would like to invite persons with disabilities and the public to attend a general meeting, this Tuesday, January 19, 2010 at 5:30 p.m. at the McKnight Community Center. Come lend your voice to the national conversation on disability issues and help […]

St. Kitts Nevis Association of Persons with Disabilities PUBLIC MEETING


A commentary which highlights among other issues, the current pre-occupation with Caribbean emigration and the how  national concerns impact CARICOM'S free movement of people agenda in the region. Over The course of the Cricket World Cup (CWC) in 2007 my brother received a gift from a guest that stayed at […]

WHERE ARE WE GOING?