Leonora Delville Primary School Eagerly Awaiting The Healthy Lifestyle Intervention Programme

Thursday, 24 September 2015 - 4:30pm

Leonora Delville Primary School grades two and three students were all smiles as baseline data collectors visited their school today as part of the Healthy Lifestyle School Intervention Programme.

TV Programme To Explain Healthy School Initiative

Tuesday, 22 September 2015 - 4:45pm

The Ministry of Education and Culture and Health and Social Development is inviting the public to tune in to television to learn more about the Healthy Lifestyle School Intervention Programme being implemented in public schools across the Territory.

Date Change For Chronic Disease Self-Management Workshop

Monday, 21 September 2015 - 2:15pm

The Ministry of Health and Social Development is notifying the public that the dates for the upcoming chronic disease self-management training workshop previously scheduled from October 6 to 9 have been changed to October 27 to 30. 

Parents Invited To Meetings For Healthy School Initiative

Friday, 18 September 2015 - 4:45pm

Parents of children in grades two and three at the Territory’s public schools are invited to a series of meetings as part of efforts to educate key stakeholders on the Healthy Lifestyle School Intervention Programme.

Partnership Needed For Healthy School Programme Success

Thursday, 17 September 2015 - 4:00pm

Parents, school vendors and the community are encouraged to be fully engaged in the Healthy Lifestyle School Intervention Programme to ensure its success.

Baseline Data Collection Begins Next Week In Primary schools

Friday, 11 September 2015 - 4:15pm

A team of persons from the Ministries of Education and Culture and Health and Social Development will be conducting baseline data collection in primary schools from September 14 as Government prepares to launch the Healthy Lifestyle School Intervention programme.

Commitment Made For The Improvement Of Pharmacies In The VI

Friday, 11 September 2015 - 4:15pm

A commitment to improve procurement and supply chain management was made by members of the public and private sectors following the completion of a two day workshop. 

NHI Expected To Secure Long Term Social And Economic Benefits

Thursday, 3 September 2015 - 5:30pm

Minister for Health and Social Development, Honourable Ronnie W. Skelton has stated that the National Health Insurance, through pooled contributions, is not only more cost effective and affordable for the wider population, but will have significant long-term social and economic benefits for the Virgin Islands.

Health Ministry Seeks Chronic Disease Self-Management Leaders

Thursday, 3 September 2015 - 4:45pm

The Ministry of Health and Social Development is notifying the public that a chronic disease self-management training workshop will be held October 6 to 9 at the H Lavity Stoutt Community College, Marine Centre building from 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. daily.

Asthma Education Workbook Series Now Available

Thursday, 3 September 2015 - 12:30pm

Parents and caregivers of children with asthma are encouraged to collect a copy of the educational material referred to as “Asthma Education 101” being offered by the Ministry of Health and Social Development.

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