Assistance Grant Programme Registration Ongoing

Wednesday, 10 August 2022 - 4:42pm

Persons who were receiving assistance from the House of Assembly are reminded to register for the Public Assistance Programme.

Community Development Assistant

Role Summary

The successful applicant will provide assistance with planning and implementation of Community Development Programs and office administration to enable the department to meet the needs of the public.  

Main Responsibilities

Social Worker III

Role Summary

The successful applicant will provide counselling and case management services to individuals, families and groups to assist with the reduction of social problems.

Main Responsibilities

Maid (Part-time) (Senior Citizen's Programme) (Carrot Bay)

Role Summary

The successful applicant will perform cleaning duties throughout the Department to provide a clean, tidy and sanitized environment on a daily basis.

Main Responsibilities

  1. Provide a clean and sanitized working environment on a daily basis by:

    a. Dusting & polishing all surfaces

    b. Sweeping/mopping/vacuuming all floors

    c. Emptying trash bags

Maid (Part-time) (Senior Citizen's Programme) (East End)

Role Summary

The successful applicant will perform cleaning duties throughout the Department to provide a clean, tidy and sanitized environment on a daily basis.

Main Responsibilities

Hurricane Supplies To Be Distributed On Friday, July 15

Wednesday, 13 July 2022 - 4:13pm

The public is advised that there will be a distribution of hurricane preparedness supplies, COVID-19 related items and general hygiene supplies on Friday, July 15 beginning at 9:00 a.m. at the Social Development Department located at John’s Hole.

Statement By Chief Social Development Officer - June 27, 2022

Monday, 27 June 2022 - 12:08pm

Thank you, Hon. Minister and Good Morning to you Madam moderator, PS Davies, the viewing and listening audience, other Government officials, and the media. This morning I have the privilege to outline the transitional grant process for the next three months from July – September 2022. I will further provide information on other support services available to needy households through the Social Development Department.

Statement by Honourable Penn on Social Assistance Grants - June 27, 2022

Monday, 27 June 2022 - 11:48am

A pleasant good morning to everyone.

Today, I would like to update you on the progress we are making to streamline the disbursement of social assistance grants to persons in need.

Government Of The VI Streamlining Assistance Grants

Monday, 27 June 2022 - 10:31am

Minister for Health and Social Development Honourable Marlon Penn announced the launch of a Transition Grant Programme during a press conference held today.

Tenders Invited For Construction Of Social Home In Sea Cow’s Bay

Thursday, 23 June 2022 - 1:01pm

The Government of the Virgin Islands is inviting tenders for the Construction of a New Social Home in Sea Cow’s Bay, Tortola.

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