1.    Collaborate with the Central Planning Division to develop a Poverty Elimination Strategy Action Plan based on the result of the Poverty Report by August 31, 2011.

2.    Continue to enhance the management capacity of the Ministry through structural reform of the Social Development Unit by December 31, 2011.

3.    Enhance the management information and data systems of the Ministry by providing training to ten (10) Divisions and computer equipment to five Divisions by September 30, 2011.
4.    Improve the monitoring and evaluation capacity of the ministry through staff training by December 31, 2011.

5.    Continue to implement the Pastoral Care Programme of the Street Children Project by December 31, 2011.

Contact Information

Permanent Secretaries
Ms. Catherine Defreitas 
PS For Housing and Informal Human Settlement
Location: Granby Street, Kingstown
Tel : (PBX) :(784) 456-1111, Ext : 4681
E-mail: email-office.housing@mail.gov.vc

Mrs. Merissa Finch-Burke 
PS For Social Development, Family, Gender Affairs, and Youth
Tel : (PBX) :(784) 456-1111, Ext : 3863
E-mail: mobililsation1@hotmail.com


The Ministry of National Mobilisation, Social Development, 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