Tag: Frances Bodden Children’s Home

Missing woman and teenager found safe and well

Missing woman and teenager found safe and well

| 09/02/2019 | 0 Comments

(CNS): The RCIPS has confirmed Facebook postings that Dorlee Wright (49) was found safe and well yesterday. The George Town woman was reported missing on 6 February after she had not been seen by friends and family since Monday, 4 February. The police gave no other details about locating Wright but thanked the public for their […]

Continue Reading

Teenage girls missing again

Teenage girls missing again

| 05/02/2019 | 19 Comments

(CNS): Motesha Mothen (16), a resident of the Frances Bodden Children’s Home and regular runaway, and Teshay Bryan (13) from George Town, who is a student at John Gray high School, have both absconded, police said as they issued a release asking for the public’s help in finding the girls. Neither of the teenagers have […]

Continue Reading

Both missing teenagers found safe and well

Both missing teenagers found safe and well

| 19/01/2019 | 4 Comments

(CNS) UPDATED MONDAY: Police said Sunday morning that Teshay Bryan (13) from George Town, who was reported missing after she failed to return home from school on Thursday, has been found and appears to be in good health, according to the RCIPS, who thanked the public for their assistance in finding her. Bryan was seen […]

Continue Reading

Repeat teen runaway located by police

Repeat teen runaway located by police

| 15/10/2018 | 10 Comments

(CNS) UPDATED: Police have confirmed that they have found Roseanna Redden (16), apparently in good health, with the help of the public. The repeat teenage runaway absconded from the Frances Bodden Children’s Home in Bodden Town on Sunday, 14 October. She had last been seen in the afternoon at the John Gray High School at about […]

Continue Reading

CAYS sounds alarm over troubled teens care

CAYS sounds alarm over troubled teens care

| 07/08/2018 | 65 Comments

(CNS): The manager of the CAYS Foundation, which runs the Frances Bodden Children’s and Bonaventure Boys’ homes for troubled teenagers under care or court orders, has sounded the alarm over the continued lack of political commitment to the multitude of challenges some kids in Cayman are facing. From the horrific trauma of sexual abuse to […]

Continue Reading

Police concerns grow over repeat teen runaway

Police concerns grow over repeat teen runaway

| 09/07/2018 | 8 Comments

(CNS): The RCIPS has put out another call urging the public to help them find 15-year-old Motesha Mothen, who ran away from the Frances Bodden Children’s Home last week. The teenager, who is originally from West Bay, left the home on Thursday and was last seen on Friday morning, 6 July, at about 9:00am on Birch Tree […]

Continue Reading

Teenager on the run again from government home

Teenager on the run again from government home

| 06/07/2018 | 21 Comments

(CNS): Motesha Mothen (15) is on the run from the government supported Frances Bodden Children’s Home for at least the fourth time this year. The teenager, who is originally from West Bay, has been missing since she left the premises in Bodden Town yesterday, 5 July. Police said she was seen Thursday evening at a church […]

Continue Reading

Police track down missing teenager

Police track down missing teenager

| 18/06/2018 | 1 Comment

(CNS) UPDATED TUESDAY: Police said they have now located Taj Yen (16) who went missing from the Bonaventure Home in West Bay last week but they are still looking for Motesha Mothen (15) who was last seen at school on Thursday morning. Police said Taj was said to be in good health when he was found but […]

Continue Reading

Third teen on run from government home

Third teen on run from government home

| 15/06/2018 | 15 Comments

(CNS): Motesha Mothen (15) has become the third teenager this week to run away from a government children’s home. Mothen, who regularly absconds from the Frances Bodden Girls Home in Bodden Town, attended the John Gray High School yesterday but did not return to the home afterwards and has not been located since. Originally from West […]

Continue Reading

Police seek help to find second missing teenager

Police seek help to find second missing teenager

| 13/06/2018 | 1 Comment

(CNS): Police are asking for the public’s help in locating missing teenager Taj Yen, who has run away from what is understood to be the Bonaventure Boys Home. Yen, who is 16 years old, was last seen at the West Bay home yesterday, 12 June, at about 10:00am. At the time he was wearing a […]

Continue Reading

Standards challenged at children’s home

Standards challenged at children’s home

| 17/04/2017 | 32 Comments

(CNS): The Frances Bodden Children’s Home has been severely criticisised in a Facebook post suggesting that the children living in care at the facility are being “treated like prisoners”. Generating a wide response from the social media community, dozens of people agreed with the poster, Angelita Edwards from West Bay, including a number of candidates in the […]

Continue Reading

SIGN UP FOR THE CNS NEWS LETTER, SENT EVERY WEEKDAY STRAIGHT TO  YOUR INBOX