CHILD ABUSE REPORT: ‘Judges Need Special Training’

News  |  March 8, 2013

Child sex abuse awareness training should be mandatory for judges and magistrates, a child protection charity said this week. Jon Brunson, executive director of SCARS, a body that works to prevent of child sex abuse, was speaking after Senior Magistrate Archibald Warner handed out a suspended sentence to a man who admitted having sex with a 14-year-old girl (see reference in story above). Mr Bru... Read more

Walk Raises Over $33,000 For 118 Charities

News  |  March 5, 2013

1,235 people turned up for the Argus Walks the Walk with The Centre on Philanthropy Charity 5K that took place on Sunday, February 24, the most ever in the four-year-old event. The $33,740 raised and 118 charities representing a myriad of causes were also all-time highs for this unique fundraiser where participants chose which charity received their entry fee as a donation. Argus Walks the Wal... Read more

Village to ‘Protect Children’

News  |  February 13, 2013

North Village became the first sports club to complete training on how to spot sexual abuse. Eight coaches attended a seminar hosted by Saving Children And Revealing Secrets (SCARS) Monday night at First Baptist Church. The eight coaches all received a certificate verifying they have completed the Stewards of Children programme that took them through the Seven Steps to Protecting Children. One ... Read more

The Issues with Richard Smith

News  |  January 31, 2013

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SCARS Charity Gets a Boost from Argus

News, Uncategorized  |  January 11, 2013

The Argus group has partnered with SCARS Bermuda to help the charity reach more adults with its training programmes. Along with making a financial donation to make the ‘Darkness to Light Stewards of Children’ training programme free, Argus has allowed the charity to use its conference room facilities for the training. The programme is aimed to educate adults on how to prevent, recognise and ... Read more

SCARS Charity Gets a Boost From Argus

News  |  January 11, 2013

The Argus group has partnered with SCARS Bermuda to help the charity reach more adults with its training programmes. Along with making a financial donation to make the ‘Darkness to Light Stewards of Children’ training programme free, Argus has allowed the charity to use its conference room facilities for the training. The programme is aimed to educate adults on how to prevent, recognise and ... Read more

VSB News

News  |  January 10, 2013

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BERNEWS TV MUSIC VIDEOS Darkness to Light Stewards Of Children Training

News  |  January 10, 2013

The Argus Group has selected SCARS Bermuda as one of its key community partners and has been helping the charity reach more adults with its ‘Darkness to Light Stewards of Children’ training programme. Argus made a financial donation to SCARS to enable it to offer the training free of charge to participants and providing conference room facilities where the training takes place. SCARS was form... Read more

Argus Helps SCARS with ‘Stewards of Children’ Training

News  |  January 9, 2013

The Argus Group today announces that it has selected SCARS Bermuda as one of its key community partners and has been helping the charity reach more adults with its ‘Darkness to Light Stewards of Children’ training programme. Argus made a financial donation to SCARS to enable it to offer the training free of charge to participants and providing conference room facilities where the training take... Read more