Renovated Muirton Child Care Facility in Portland Reopens

The Government has reopened the $40-million renovated Muirton Child Care Facility in Portland, to serve boys with learning challenges. Located in the community of Manchioneal, the home is equipped to care for boys with intellectual disabilities, and to develop their social and entrepreneurial capabilities in agriculture, computer science and the arts. Speaking at the official ceremony for the reopening of the facility on February 21, … Continue reading Renovated Muirton Child Care Facility in Portland Reopens

Trisha Williams-Singh: The Children’s Champion

Our October Cover Star, Trisha Williams-Singh, Chairman of the Early Childhood Commission, shares on the importance of early childhood education, the work of the commission, family, life and more…. PANACHE: What is the Early Childhood Commission (ECC)? Trisha Williams-Singh (TWS): The Early Childhood Commission (ECC) is the regulatory body for the early childhood sector in Jamaica and was created by an Act of Parliament, the … Continue reading Trisha Williams-Singh: The Children’s Champion