Transition Grant Implementation

Wednesday, 24 August 2022 - 11:02am

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.

Ministry Of Health And Red Cross Solidify Partnership

Tuesday, 28 June 2022 - 11:15am

The Ministry of Health and Social Development has solidified its working relationship with the Red Cross by signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU).

Notice Of Appeal Against A Decision

Monday, 27 June 2022 - 2:49pm

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.

Covid-19 Stimulus Feedback Extended To October 17

Wednesday, 8 September 2021 - 3:25pm

The Government of the Virgin Islands has extended the deadline for the completion of the mandatory COVID-19 Stimulus Feedback form to Sunday, October 17.

Update On The Income Support Programme Applications

Thursday, 2 September 2021 - 5:04pm

All applicants of the COVID-19 Income Support Programme are being advised that applications and their attached supporting documents are currently being screened and verified. The review team extends our apologies for the delay in communication. 

Registration For BVI Covid-19 Cash Assistance Programme Begins June 28

Tuesday, 22 June 2021 - 2:30pm

Are you a BVI citizen, Belonger or valid work permit holder who experienced hardships during the COVID-19 pandemic? You may be eligible for monetary assistance through the COVID-19 Cash Assistance Programme for vulnerable families.