NCC Seychelles

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The Seychelles Islands, situated in the Indian Ocean, 4 degrees South of the Equator, has a population of approximately 80,000 inhabitants, of which 33 percent is young people aged below 0 and 18 years. Over the years the National Council for Children (NCC), a Non Government Organisation, has been an active advocate for the rights of children and has been vocal in its denunciation of child abuse . It has also worked to raise-public awareness on issues related to children's well being.

Latest News

Children and fathers need each other to celebrate Father's day

June 16th is Father’s
Day, and probably this year it will be celebrated on Sunday 15th as well.
It is now 15 years since the National Council for Children (NCC) encouraged
celebration of Father’s Day by starting a number of activities that

NCC is making child protection everyone’s business.

The last week of May is Child Abuse Prevention
week on the National Council’s calendar of activities.  The child
protection week was started in 2005 with the aim of promoting awareness on the
need to keep children safe and families strong in our community.

NCC offers suggestions to the community for Child Protection Week

Give your
time: get involved with other parents in your community; help vulnerable
children and their families; start a playgroup.

Simple support for children and parents can be the best way to prevent child abuse.
After school activities, parental education classes, mentoring programmes, and
respite care are some of the many ways to keep children safe from harm. Be a
voice in support of these efforts in your community.