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

NCC to Celebrate Grandparenting with Photo Competition

The
National Council for Children (NCC) is launching a new photo
competition under the theme:- “It’s great to be grand! - Affirming
positive moments of grand parents with grand children ”

The
purpose is: to honor grandparents, to give grandparents an opportunity
to show love and caring for their children, and to help children
become aware of strength, information, and guidance older people can offer.
The competition will also give children an opportunity to show their

Parenting Session on Silhouette

On the evening of the 9th May, Doughlas and I left Labriz Hotel at Belombre to take a 35 minute boat ride to Silhouette to conduct a Parenting session there for the parents on the island. It was an enjoyable boat ride as the sea was calm and the ride not too long.

When we reached the island we were met by the Head teacher Ms Cynthia Barrack and her assistant Miss Milano. We were taken to where we were staying and then taken on a brief tour of the village. It was a very pleasant walk and we got to enjoy the quiet island atmosphere and talk to a few residents

Happiness comes easy with choice

Creating happiness is easy when you engage in activities you enjoy that also challenge your skills. When these activities also contribute to something greater than yourself or do good for someone else, you can increase your happiness even more. You can enjoy yourself, create feelings of virtue and accomplishment, and create happy memories all at once this is the message which came out of the ‘Be happy and Make Seychelles Happy ‘ conference organized by the National Council for Children  ON Tuesday 22nd May.