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Resiliency & Strengthening Of Family Systems

Resiliency & Strengthening Of Family Systems

On the occasion of the International Day of Families observed on the 15th of May every year, Family Centre is stressing the importance of finding a level of resiliency to help to address the challenges faced by families in 2018. Executive Director, Martha Dismont states, “The International Day of Families was proclaimed by the UN General Assembly... Read more of this article

One Hour Video: Family Centre Open House

One Hour Video: Family Centre Open House

[Updated with photos] Family Centre is holding their Open House this afternoon at its King Street location in Hamilton, showcasing their new premises at the former Sunshine League location. A special Tree Planting Ceremony and Ribbon Cutting will take place from 12pm-2pm for special invitees, and the Centre will open its doors to the general public... Read more of this article

Family Centre To Hold Open House On May 2

Family Centre To Hold Open House On May 2

Family Centre will be opening its doors to the public with an Open House event on Wednesday 2nd May from 12-6pm, at its King Street location in Hamilton. They will be showcasing their new premises and invite the public to celebrate moving into their new space at the former Sunshine Leagu. A special Tree Planting Ceremony and Ribbon Cutting will take... Read more of this article

Family Centre To Host Blind Wine Tasting

Family Centre To Host Blind Wine Tasting

Family Centre’s upcoming Blind Wine Tasting event will take place on Friday, April 27th at 6:30pm at the Bermuda Aquarium & Zoo in the main Aquarium Hall. A spokesperson said, “For over 25 years, Family Centre has been strengthening families in crisis and helping to break the negative cycles of abuse and neglect that plague so many Bermuda... Read more of this article

Family Centre To Move Into Sunshine League

Family Centre To Move Into Sunshine League

Family Centre is this week preparing for the biggest move in their 27-year history to the Sunshine League House that was gifted to the charity by the former Board of the Sunshine League Home in April 2017. Executive Director, Martha Dismont explained: “With the appropriate approvals in hand we are planning to move to our new home before March 1st.... Read more of this article

Argus Donates $15,000 To Family Centre

Argus Donates $15,000 To Family Centre

The Argus Group has made a donation of $15,000 to the Family Centre, helping to fund its Zone Based Counselling programme. As part of Family Centre’s Counselling Services, the Zone Based Counselling programme aims to help families build better coping skills that will help sustain stability, break negative cycles of neglect, abuse and emotional issues... Read more of this article

Dr. Kenneth Hardy To Speak On Race & Trauma

Dr. Kenneth Hardy To Speak On Race & Trauma

Dr. Kenneth Hardy, family clinician, will be once again visiting the island from October 22 to October 27, hosted by Family Centre to provide training to the Department of Education school staff and the Inter Agency Committee for Children and Families members on “Unmasking Trauma”. A spokesperson said, “Dr. Hardy will also provide part two... Read more of this article

Family Centre Hosts Free Children’s Golf Clinic

Family Centre Hosts Free Children’s Golf Clinic

This week Family Centre hosted its ninth annual free Children’s Golf Clinic, sponsored by Tokio Millennium Re, at Turtle Hill Golf Course at the Fairmont Southampton. A spokesperson said, “Roughly 50 young people between 5 and 16 years of age attended with their families and received instruction from the Turtle Hill golfing professionals, who... Read more of this article

Family Centre Kids Golf Clinic On October 18

Family Centre Kids Golf Clinic On October 18

Family Centre will host their 9th annual Children’s Golf Clinic and Dinner again on Wednesday evening October 18th at the Turtle Hill Golf Course at the Fairmont Southampton. Up to 80 young people between 5 -16 years are invited to have private instruction from the Turtle Hill golfing professionals on the putting green and the driving range for a... Read more of this article

Stedman Graham To Speak At Upcoming Events

Stedman Graham To Speak At Upcoming Events

The Bermuda Underwater Exploration Institute’s [BUEI] and Family Centre is getting set to present “Stedman Graham: His Story” on Thursday, September 7th, beginning at 7.30pm at BUEI Auditorium. A spokesperson said, “A host of events is planned around the visit of Stedman Graham, Chairman and CEO of S. Graham & Associates and life-long... Read more of this article

Family Centre Set To Host Annual Beach Bash

Family Centre Set To Host Annual Beach Bash

Family Centre’s annual Beach Bash will take place this year on Friday, September 8 at 7.00pm at the Fairmont Southampton Ocean Club beach and seats are now on sale. “This one of a kind fundraiser brings the community together for a unique entertainment experience, while keeping the sole focus and purpose of the event in support of Bermuda’s... Read more of this article

Family Centre Outlines Community Commitment

Family Centre Outlines Community Commitment

Family Centre has “committed itself to working with our at-risk children, their families, and our community,” with Executive Director Martha Dismont saying that “as we, through our services, prepare families and children to participate in our society in a more healthy and productive manner, we hope that we will have a society worthy... Read more of this article

Premier & Cup Match Captains Get ‘Pinned’

Premier & Cup Match Captains Get ‘Pinned’

In advance of the much anticipated Cup Match holiday, Family Centre’s Executive Director Martha Dismont pinned their Cup Match Tag Day ribbons on Premier David Burt and Cup Match cricket team captains at the Cabinet Office this morning. Whether it was a coincidence or deliberate is unclear, however both Ms Dismont and the Premier were wearing Somerset... Read more of this article