Ministry of Health & Social Development
Release Date:
Wednesday, 13 March 2019 - 5:30pm

Residents of the Virgin Islands are encouraged to ‘Wear Lots of Socks’ on Thursday, March 21 in observance of World Down Syndrome Day.

Persons are encouraged to be creative with their socks to advocate for more services and policies to be put in place to improve the lives of persons with Down Syndrome. Pictures can also be posted on social media using hashtag #lotsofsocksbvi

For more information, telephone 468-3672.


Adrianna J. Soverall

Ag. Public Health Communications Specialist
Ministry of Health and Social Development
Telephone: 468-3701 ext. 852 7742
Email:    asoverall@gov.vg