An evaluation is conducted by the Office of Gender Affairs after a sixteen week intervention programme with participants, with hopes of helping individuals maintain peace within their homes and the community.


Step 1:  Males are instructed by the Magistrate's Court to visit the Office of Gender Affairs and present the required form (issued by the Courts).

Step 2:  The Programme Coordinator performs the Intake Service with the individual.

Step 3:  Males complete an evaluation form after each session.

Step 4:  After the final session the participants complete a Programme Evaluation form.

Step 5:  The Programme Coordinator prepares a final report on the individual and sends it to the Magistrate's Court.

Step 6:  At the individual's next court hearing, the Programme Coordinator will provide a commentary on the report.

Method of Applying

In person with Court issued form

Turn Around Time

Sixteen (16) weeks

Additional Notes

In some instances the individual can request permission to be enrolled in the programme.

Department Contact Information

Office of Gender Affairs

Office of Gender Affairs
Government of the Virgin Islands
Voronica's House of Commerce
Long Bush, Tortola
Virgin Islands (British) VG 1110

Business Hours:

Mondays - Fridays
8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Information sessions can take place upon request.

Email Address:

Telephone: 1(284) 468 - 2234/2236
Fax Number:  1(284) 468 - 2239