The local HIV/AIDS Unit in the Ministry of Health will host a special event during the month of February, as part of its ongoing effort to promote and encourage safe sex practices. The Love Carefully event is set to take place on Friday February 12th , since February is widely regarded as the month of… Continue Reading →
As St Vincent and the Grenadines battles to control the spread of HIV and AIDS the country is partnering with regional organizations of a major HIV testing campaign next week. The Regional HIV Testing Day 2015, scheduled for next Friday is being organized in collaboration with the Caribbean Broadcast Media Partnership, Scotia Bank and the… Continue Reading →
The Ministry of Health Wellness and the Environment is today hosting a Health Fair as St. Vincent and the Grenadines joins the global community in observing World Aids Day. The fair, taking place at the leeward bus terminal is showcasing various aspects of health with a special focus on HIV and AIDS.
Members of the House of Hope Society have been urged to adopt new and innovative approaches to serving the needs of vulnerable groups such as persons living with HIV and AIDS. The advice came from Dr. Kathleen Patricia Israel, as she delivered the feature address at the Annual General Meeting of the Society, held on… Continue Reading →
Five business enterprises launched workplace policies on HIV and AIDS as the Labour Department join the rest of the world in observing World Day for Health and Safety at Work. The enterprises are the national insurance services, general employee’s corporative credit union, central water and sewage authority, eastern Caribbean group of companies and the SVG… Continue Reading →
St. Vincent and the Grenadines will join the rest of the in celebrating World day for health and safety at work on Monday. As part of celebrations to commemorate the day, the labor department will be launching HIV and AIDS workplace policy. During an interview with NBC news Deputy Labor Commissioner Bernadine Dublin said the… Continue Reading →
The Ministry of Health, Wellness and the Environment in collaboration with its partners will be hosting two health fairs entitled ‘The Zero Zone’, as part of this country’s recognition of World AIDS Day 2013. World AIDS Day, is commemorated worldwide on December 1st and this year’s theme is: Getting to Zero: Zero New HIV infections;… Continue Reading →