Health Partnerships Featured On GIS Programme

Monday, 6 July 2015 - 4:00pm

The Ministry of Health and Social Development is inviting the community to tune in to CBN Channel 51 and get a better understanding of the partnership that exists between the BVI and Baptist Health International.  

Secure Your Medicines This Hurricane Season

Thursday, 2 July 2015 - 4:30pm

Users of pharmaceuticals are being advised to take the necessary precautions to safeguard their medicines in the event of a hurricane. The season began on June 1 and ends November 30.

Fitness Challenge Participants Awarded

Thursday, 2 July 2015 - 8:45am

The Ministry of Health and Social Development wrapped up the fitness movement challenge in style as it recognized top performers during a grand finale on Friday, June 26, held at the Central Administrative Building.  The programme which sought to encourage widespread walking by adults between the ages of 25 and 64, saw participants from 32 groups and 141 individ

Virgin Islands Child And Gender Responsive Budgeting National Workshop

Friday, 26 June 2015 - 4:15pm

Delegates and guest speaker, UNICEF Social Policy Officer, Dr. Anthony George pictured at the Child and Gender Responsive Budgeting National Workshop. The two-day workshop was held on June 25 to 26 

 

Fathers Encouraged To Spend Quality Time With Their Children

Wednesday, 24 June 2015 - 5:00pm

Featured father in the Office of Gender Affairs fatherhood campaign, boat captain Mr. Kenric George, is encouraging fathers to spend quality time with children as Men’s Month celebration continues. 

Government Takes Swift Action In Niagara Spring Water Recall

Tuesday, 23 June 2015 - 5:00pm

The Government of the Virgin Islands has taken swift action to safeguard consumers in light of a recall on Niagara spring water due to possible contamination of the E. Coli bacteria.

Co-Parenting Workshop To Encourage Cohesive Parenting

Thursday, 4 June 2015 - 1:00pm

Single mothers and fathers who are co-parenting, are encouraged to attend a Conscious Parenting Course offered by the Social Development Department.

 

 

 

Co-Parenting Course To Encourage Cohesive Parenting

Wednesday, 3 June 2015 - 4:45pm

Parents who are no longer in an intimate relationship, and are co-parenting, will be receiving assistance from the Social Development Department through a ‘Conscious Parenting’ Course. 

Men’s Month Campaign Promotes Healthy Living And Fatherhood

Tuesday, 2 June 2015 - 5:15pm

A campaign has been launched to inspire men to be positive role models for their children and the community with several activities to be held during this month.

Residents To Benefit From Lower Category Of Health Care Fees

Monday, 1 June 2015 - 10:45am

Persons residing legally in the Territory now have access to health care services at the lower category of fees following the amendment of the Hospital Regulations, 2015 by Minister of Health and Social Development, Honourable Ronnie W. Skelton.

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