Toddler Captures the Hearts of Police Officers

Greeting a toddler

Police officers at the Kingston Central Police Station presented gifts to the toddler who captured their hearts when they found him abandoned as a newborn two years ago. The child is being cared for at the Glenhope Nursery. Sergeant Althea Blackstock and her colleagues from the Kingston Central Police Division …

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CDA Assisting Wards with Life after State Care

Former ward of the State Dwayne Haynes (second right) recently accepting scholarships from COJO.  From left, Minister of Youth and Culture the Hon. Lisa Hanna; Founder and President of Children Outreach of Jamaica Gary Williams.

As the Child Development Agency (CDA) steps up its own effort to assist wards to better transition from State care, CEO Carla Francis-Edie is encouraging families, the community and members of corporate Jamaica to help in supporting this vulnerable group. For many decades and in various parts of the world, …

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