Ministry of Youth, Sports and Community Empowerment

Clapham Community CentreCommunity CentresLittle Libraries

Donations Made To New Little Library At Clapham

Another mini-library has been installed at the Clapham Community Centre in St Michael. This latest addition, included a special addition of book donations by Barbadian authors. Barbadian author, Dr. Zoanne Evans donated two of her books to the mini-library, noting… Continue Reading…

CDDCommunity CentresKendal Community CentreLittle Libraries

Minister Griffith Embraces Little Libraries Project

Community Empowerment Minister, the Honourable, Charles Griffith wants to see the Mini-Libraries initiative replicated across Barbados. He made the comment whilst delivering remarks at Kendal in St John, where the latest “Little Library” was officially opened. He contends that given… Continue Reading…

CDDCommunity CentresEden Lodge Community CentreLittle Libraries

Minister Davidson Ishmael Unveils ‘Little Library’ at Eden Lodge

Young people in Barbados have been told that books can transform their lives. This is the advice from Minister of State in the Ministry of Health and Wellness and M.P for St Michael North, the Honourable, Davidson Ishmael. Minister Ishmael… Continue Reading…

Community CentresSt. Marks Resource Centre

Males Asked to Get Tested Early for Prostate Cancer

Urologist, Dr Paul Rouse and Associate Professor of the University of Western Kentucky in the United States, Dr Michelle Reece have both stressed the importance of getting tested at an early age for prostate cancer. The two experts made the… Continue Reading…

Community CentresGall Hill Community Centre

Gall Hill Care of the Elderly Programme Wraps Up

Over 80 Barbadians are now fully equipped to care for the elderly after successfully completing the Community Development Department’s, “ Care of the Elderly” programme at the Gall Hill Pavilion. The programme closed with a presentation and give-back ceremony where… Continue Reading…

Drax Hall Resource Centre

Drax Hall Seniors Craft Exhibition

The Community Development Department recently celebrated with some two dozen senior citizens at the Drax Hall Resource Centre in St George, where they showcased numerous products for all to experience. The products formed part of the Community Development Department’s Drax… Continue Reading…

Community Centres

Community Movie Night at Ellerton

Get ready to return to Wakanda at the Community Movie night, this Saturday, November 4th Ellerton playing field commencing at 6 p.m. The feature film will be Wakanda Forever (Black Panther 2). Admission is free. Bring your folding chairs, cushions… Continue Reading…

CDDCommunity Centres

Community Management Committees Launched

“Community Centre Management Committees are vehicles and conduits to impact scores of Barbadian communities.” This assertion was made by the Hon. Charles Griffith, Minister of Youth, Sports and Community Empowerment, during the launch of the pilot phase for the Community… Continue Reading…