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Health Council Support Bermuda ACE Research

Health Council Support Bermuda ACE Research

The Bermuda Health Council will be providing the Family Centre with analytics and data reporting support for an Adverse Childhood Experiences [ACE] study. A spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Health Council is announcing a 2019 research collaboration with The Family Centre, a Bermuda charity. To enhance the delivery of health services and better... Read more of this article

Deloitte Donates $20,000 To Family Centre

Deloitte Donates $20,000 To Family Centre

Eight families in need will receive an all-encompassing holiday experience with the help of a significant donation to the Family Centre from the partners and employees at Deloitte Bermuda. The partners’ $20,000 donation will be used to purchase electricity, gas, and grocery vouchers, as well as supplement holiday hampers. In order to provide a full... Read more of this article

Family Centre Set To Host ‘Day Of Giving’

Family Centre Set To Host ‘Day Of Giving’

Family Centre is joining the efforts of organizations around the world in honour of Universal Children’s Day “to raise awareness of the continuing need to value the lives, growth, and development, of children.” A spokesperson said, “Universal Children’s Day was established by the United Nations in 1954 to improve child welfare... Read more of this article

Dismont: Paramount & Community Responsibility

Dismont: Paramount & Community Responsibility

“The recent media information and investigations with regards to the care and treatment of children should have us all extraordinarily concerned,” Executive Director of the Family Centre Martha Dismont said, adding that “the concern for the well-being of children is necessary, paramount, and a community responsibility.” “Clearly,... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Family Centre Holds Golf Day

Photos & Video: Family Centre Holds Golf Day

PGA of Bermuda golf professionals Scott Roy, Leo Custudio, Cornell Bean, Camiko Smith, and Paul Adams, along with Bermuda Junior Golf Association President Chris Brough, were all in attendance at the recent Family Center Golf Day. A spokesperson said, “This is a Family Centre event that Paul Adams has been coordinating for over 10 years, an opportunity... Read more of this article

Video: Adverse Childhood Experiences Panel

Video: Adverse Childhood Experiences Panel

Family Centre is hosting a two day conference on ‘Adverse Childhood Experiences: Awareness and A Call to Action’, and you can tune in and watch live below, with this segment covering ‘Trauma Informed Care, Racial Trauma and Intergenerational & Collective Trauma.’ Update: The live broadcast has concluded and the 22-minute... Read more of this article

Family Centre Offers Free Children’s Golf Clinic

Family Centre Offers Free Children’s Golf Clinic

Family Centre will host its 10th annual Children’s Golf Clinic and Dinner on Wednesday, October 17 at the Turtle Hill Golf Course at the Fairmont Southampton. A spokesperson said, “Up to 80 young people between 5 -16 years are invited to have private instruction from golfing professionals for a beginner’s taste of the game. Afterwards, a... Read more of this article

Dismont: Treatment For Vulnerable Individuals

Dismont: Treatment For Vulnerable Individuals

After watching what she said was a “very disconcerting scene” in court in which a person “resisted the remand directive and was wrestled to the ground to be taken away,” Executive Director of Family Centre Martha Dismont said that as “vulnerable individuals are being managed in our systems,” we need “to increase... Read more of this article

Stedman Graham Speaks At Family Center Event

Stedman Graham Speaks At Family Center Event

[Written by Don Burgess] Stedman Graham was in Bermuda to speak at a Family Center event but also created photo opportunities for Bermudians this past weekend.Mr Graham, who is an author, motivational speaker, and businessman, is perhaps better known as Oprah Winfrey’s partner. Locals took selfies with Mr Graham at the event at the Newstead... Read more of this article

Conference On Adverse Childhood Experiences

Conference On Adverse Childhood Experiences

In collaboration with the Health Council and in partnership with the Inter Agency Committee for Children and Families, Family Centre is inviting members of the public to attend a very important conference, to be held on October 11th and 12th at Hamilton Princess & Beach Club, entitled: “Adverse Childhood Experiences, Awareness and A Call To Action”. Dr.... Read more of this article

Pink Flamingo Themed Beach Bash For Charity

Pink Flamingo Themed Beach Bash For Charity

The annual Family Centre Beach Bash will be held on Saturday, September 15 at 7.00pm at the Fairmont Southampton Ocean Club Beach and seats are now on sale. A spokesperson said, “Family Centre’s annual Beach Bash will take place this year on Saturday, September 15 at 7pm at the Fairmont Southampton Ocean Club beach and seats are now on sale! This... Read more of this article

Unresolved Trauma From Childhood Experiences

Unresolved Trauma From Childhood Experiences

Thee Family Centre will be hosting a two-day conference title “Adverse Childhood Experiences: Awareness & A Call to Action” on October 11th and 12th, 2018 at the Hamilton Princess & Beach Club. A spokesperson said, “Family Centre has been at the forefront of advocating for the issues facing children and families since its inception.... Read more of this article

Family Centre’s Annual Cup Match Tag Day

Family Centre’s Annual Cup Match Tag Day

Family Centre’s annual Cup Match campaign, with title sponsor, Clarien Bank, is presently underway. For over 20 years, the Family Centre has focused on raising funds during the month of July to support Bermuda’s families. Martha Dismont – FC Executive DirectorMichael DeCouto, Chief Digital and Marketing Officer at Clarien Bank stated, “This... Read more of this article