Heat Safety Tips for Children

Monday, 8 April 2024 - 3:55pm

Waste Oil Facility In Sea Cow’s Bay Now Open To The Public

Friday, 5 April 2024 - 7:12pm

The Department of Waste Management now has the ability to store used oil at a newly opened Waste Oil Facility in Sea Cow’s Bay.

Public Advised Of Fratelli Beretta Meat Products Recall

Friday, 15 March 2024 - 4:40pm

The Environmental Health Division is notifying the public of the recall of Fratelli Beretta Ready-to-Eat Charcuterie Meat Products due to possible under processing.

Statement By The Honourable Vincent O. Wheatley On World Obesity Day

Wednesday, 6 March 2024 - 12:20pm


Statement By The Honourable Vincent O. Wheatley

Minister For Health And Social Development

At The Ninth Sitting Of The First Session Of The Fifth House Of Assembly

Remarks By Honourable Vincent O. Wheatley Minister For Health And Social Development World Obesity Day

Tuesday, 5 March 2024 - 9:32am

Today, 4th March 2024, is recognized as World Obesity Day. The theme echoing in our hearts and minds is a call to action: “Let’s talk about obesity and…”  

Honourable Wheatley Saddened At Passing Of Former PAHO Director

Friday, 1 December 2023 - 5:24pm

Minister for Health and Social Development Honourable Vincent O. Wheatley has extended condolences on behalf of the Government of the Virgin Islands on the passing of Dr. Carissa Etienne, Director Emeritus and former Director of the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO).  

Public Assistance Committee Member Vacancy Notice

Tuesday, 28 November 2023 - 4:15pm

The Government of the Virgin Islands is seeking qualified persons to serve as members on the Public Assistance Committee.  

Cabinet Members Observe Breast Cancer Awareness Today

Friday, 27 October 2023 - 4:36pm

Members of Cabinet are featured as they demonstrated their support for breast cancer awareness by wearing shades of pink during their Cabinet session on Friday, October 27

Waste Management Building Capacity To Better Serve Community

Tuesday, 10 October 2023 - 5:06pm

The Department of Waste Management has been on a quest to build capacity to better serve the community through effective public and private partnerships.

Virgin Islands To Host OECS Health Minister Meeting Next Week

Friday, 6 October 2023 - 6:14pm

The Virgin Islands will be hosting the 36th OECS/Pooled Procurement Service (PPS) Policy Board Meeting and Ninth OECS Council of Health Ministers next week.