Leather And Straw Making Courses Offered In July

Wednesday, 17 June 2015 - 3:30pm

Classes will be held on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the Road Town Senior Building across from the Happy Lion Restaurant. Registration deadline is June 26 and a fee of $75.00 must be paid.

Positive Parental Relationships Key Factor In Child Development

Wednesday, 17 June 2015 - 1:45pm

Counselor Dr. Robert Wright and featured father Mr. Brain Ismael spoke of the importance of positive parental relationships as part of Men’s month activities.

More Food Handlers Sessions For Emancipation Festival

Wednesday, 17 June 2015 - 9:45am

Food handlers in the Territory are asked to note that additional food handler sessions will begin on Tuesday, June 30 in preparation for the 2015 Emancipation Festival.

Community Asked To Redouble Efforts To Reduce Mosquito Breeding

Friday, 12 June 2015 - 4:00pm

The Virgin Islands community is being urged to continue their efforts to reduce mosquito breeding to prevent outbreaks of Dengue Fever, Chikungunya Virus and the new Zika Virus, which are all spread by the Aedes aegypti mosquito.

Adina Donovan Home Receives Donation From Harneys

Friday, 12 June 2015 - 1:30pm

Residents of the Adina Donovan Home for the Elderly were presented with three wheelchairs, donated by international law firm Harneys. Chief Operating Officer at Harneys, Felice Swapp stated that it was important that support be given to the elderly and pledged that her form will continue to do its part towards improving the quality of life for the residents.

Men’s Month Activities To Feature Empowering Men Conference

Wednesday, 10 June 2015 - 11:15am

Topics to be discussed include: knowing yourself as a man and your personality pattern, understanding how to love in a relationship, co-parenting, violence in relationships, and men’s sexual health.

Men To Be Empowered At “Man Cave” Conference

Wednesday, 10 June 2015 - 11:15am

The Office of Gender Affairs and the Family Health Unit of the Ministry of Health and Social Development will host the conferences on Tortola and Virgin Gorda as part of activities to observe Men’s Month.

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.

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