Environmental Health And ‘Bug Out’ Host Community Meeting On VG

Thursday, 22 September 2016 - 4:19pm

Residents of Virgin Gorda are invited to participate in a community meeting hosted by ‘Project Bug Out’ and the Environmental Health Division on Tuesday, September 27 at 7:00 p.m. at the Catholic Community Centre in the Valley, Virgin Gorda.

Environmental Health To Fog In Cane Garden Bay Tomorrow

Thursday, 22 September 2016 - 4:07pm

The Environmental Health Division is alerting the public that fogging will take place in the Cane Garden Bay area tomorrow Friday, September 23, in the vicinity of The Wedding to the bridge from 6:00 to 8:00 a.m.

Diabetic Alert - Glucagen Hypokit Recall Issued

Thursday, 15 September 2016 - 4:49pm

The Ministry of Health and Social Development is notifying diabetics in the Territory that a recall has been issued for six batches of GlucaGen HypoKit by its manufacturer Novo Nordisk Inc.

BVI Receives Support To Strengthen Child Justice Legislation

Wednesday, 14 September 2016 - 2:56pm

The Ministry of Health and Social Development is obtaining legal support to improve the administration of child justice legislation in the British Virgin Islands.

Alzheimer’s Month To Focus On Dementia

Tuesday, 13 September 2016 - 3:57pm

The Territory has joined the world in promoting World Alzheimer's Month in an effort to raise awareness and challenge stigma associated with the disease.  

“Fight The Bite”: Public Invited To Join Zika Clean Up Efforts

Monday, 12 September 2016 - 4:33pm

The Ministry of Health and Social Development and its partners are inviting all residents to “fight the bite” and join clean-up groups to eliminate mosquito breeding sites to reduce the Territory’s vulnerability to the Zika virus and other mosquito borne diseases. 

Gender Affairs Coordinator

Role Summary

The successful applicant will develop and implement a national gender policy efficiently to support the unit in achieving its objectives within the territory through programmes and projects aimed at affecting gender equity and equality.

Main Responsibilities

Workforce Walk Run To Celebrate Caribbean Wellness Day

Wednesday, 7 September 2016 - 5:00pm

The third annual Workforce Fun Run Walk will set in motion Caribbean Wellness Day activities on Friday, September 9. 

Boat Owners Reminded To Cover Vessels On Land

Thursday, 1 September 2016 - 4:24pm

The Ministry of Health and Social Development is encouraging boat owners Territory-wide to cover their vessels that are on land, in its ongoing effort to protect the community from Zika, Dengue Fever and Chikungunya,

Cane Garden Bay Residents Mobilised To Fight Zika Virus

Thursday, 1 September 2016 - 11:17am

Residents of Cane Garden Bay are pictured during a Zika Awareness meeting held on August 29.