Source: Ministry of Social & Community Development, Housing and Gender Affairs
Thursday, March 23rd, Social Workers The Ministry of Social and Community Development, Housing and Gender Affairs participated in a Staff Development Training workshop at the National Stadium. This is one of the activities as part of this year’s celebration of Internal social Workday. The theme for this year was ‘Respecting Diversity Through Joint Social Action’.
The workshop was facilitated by Dr. Wendy Grenade and Mrs Jenine sylvester Gill. Social work practitioners were equipped with the knowledge and skills on team building, demonstrating how to work together with different personalities, opinions and belief systems.
Min. Phillip Telesford, Minister for Social and Community Development, Housing and Gender Affairs was in attendance and gave some inspiring words to the Social Workers.
“ I want to say to you that we applaud the great effort that you have made in MOSCDHGA and continue to press along under the leadership. It’s only through teamwork you can truly see the manifestation of your work in the truest sense.”
Permanent Secretary Veronica Charles was also in attendance and renewed Government’s commitment to training and development of staff.