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

Parenting Skills Programme

A Parenting Programme (Marmay or Kids) is being offered on a monthly basis at the NCC this year.

The programme which is divided in four components has been designed to extend parenting skills. No one way of parenting is right for everyone, or for every situation. As participants come from different background of beliefs and values, the intent of the programme is to acknowledge these differences and extend the skills of each participant.

"Lookie before you Leapie" Dating Violence

Here are some questions to help you recognise if you are in a healthy relationship.

Red Flags- Be warned:
Do you...
• get embarrassed by your boyfriend/ girlfriend’s behaviour towards you?
• feel afraid of your boyfriend/girlfriend most of the time?
• feel that your boyfriend/girlfriend is extremely jealous when you talk to friends of the opposite sex, even innocently?
• avoid topics or situations out of fear of angering your boyfriend or girlfriend?

“Lookie before you leapie” Campaign

As young people mature and develop they start forming new relationships outside their family, some of them will start dating.