1. To conduct the CAP Programme in its following four (4) components:-

I.Vacation Programme

II.Behaviour Modification

III.After School Support for Students and Parents

IV.Parenting Programme


  1. To cater for students of primary school age:-

a) Who are low academic achievers

b) Whose parents are low income earners or unemployed

c) Who have behavioural problems

d) Who have low self-esteem

  1. To teach parenting and other soft skills to parents of students in the CAP to better enable them to give support to their children


Contact Information

Permanent Secretary
Ms. Catherine Defreitas 
Tel :(784) 450-0395
PBX :(784) 456-1111
Ext : 395/396
Fax :(784) 457-2476 
E-mail: office.socialdevelopment@mail.gov.vc


The Ministry of National Mobilisation, Social Development, Local Government, Gender Affairs, Family Affairs, Housing and Informal Settlement

Halifax Street Kingstown St. Vincent

Office Hours

Monday - Friday
8:00 am - 4:15 pm
Saturday - Sunday