Safe Haven Transitional Centre provides a number of therapeutic services for its clients. These include job readiness skills, life skills (retraining), case management, supported employment, independent employment, transitional employment, psycho-educational groups, individual counselling and outreach services.


Step 1:  A person must be referred to the Centre by any of the following agencies:                                  

  • Community Mental Health Services and Substance Abuse Rehabilitation Unit
  • Social Development Department
  • BVI Health Services Authority Social Services Unit
  • BVI Health Services Authority Behavioral Health Unit
  • Private Care Providers/Counselors
  • Royal Virgin Islands Police Force
  • Her Majesty's Prison

Consideration will also be given to walk-in cases where individuals recognize their issues and are seeking assistance or remediation.  A referral must be accompanied by a bio-psychosocial assessment where applicable.

Step 2:  The referral will be reviewed by the Centre and if further information is required, a staff from the Centre will make contact with the referring agency.  

Step 3:  A decision will be made within one to two weeks.  Emergency cases will be handled on a needs basis.  

Method of Applying

Referral from Above Listed Agencies

Turn Around Time

One to two weeks

Department Contact Information

Safe Haven Transitional Centre

Safe Haven Transitional Centre
Johnson's Ghut
Virgin Islands (British) VG1110

Business Hours:

The home is a 24 hour residential facility

Email Address:

Telephone:1(284) 468-5815

Fax:1(284) 468-5814