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Family Resource Centre Celebrates International Men’s Day

GEORGE TOWN, Grand Cayman (GIS) -- The Family Resource Centre (FRC) is hosting a series of events to celebrate the 6th Annual International Men’s Day (IMD).

The theme of this year’s global observation is “Stop Male Suicide” with the motto “Learn, Love, Listen.”

IMD Radio Roundtable “Stop Male Suicide” and “Learn, Love, Listen” – Wednesday, 16 November 2016, 1 p.m. – 2 p.m. Radio Cayman listeners are invited to tune in and share.

Men and Boys Connect Conference - Family Life Centre, Friday, 18 November 2016, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. The invitation only event will bring together 100 young men to discuss common challenges, including health, gender relations, and risky behaviours in facilitated/guided sessions. As well as sharing their experiences, attendees can talk about how to rise above them.

Men and Boys Connect Facebook Challenge – Throughout November. Upload a picture of men and boys connecting or making a difference on the FRC Facebook page for a chance to win prizes.

Raising Resilient Boys – Family Resource Centre, Thursday, 24 November, 6 p.m. – 7.30 p.m. The free interactive family skills session will teach parents and children how to work together to address common obstacles boys face. Dinner and childcare will be provided.