THE WELLNESS CENTER BEHAVIORAL CLINIC ADMINISTERS FIRST INDEPENDENT AUTISUM SPECTRUM DISORDER (ASD) TESTING IN THE TERRITORY

In the month of November, The Wellness Center Behavioral Clinic administered the first independent psychological intake, testing and diagnosis of Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) in the Territory. This was a significant milestone for The Wellness Center as well as the entire Territory. In 2019, The Wellness Centre, in collaboration with the McLain Association for children … Continued

USVI GOVERNOR BRYAN ANNOUNCES “SOFT TWO WEEK” SHUTDOWN FOR GOVERNMENT AGENCIES

(VI CONSORTIUM) – Governor Albert Bryan on Tuesday announced a “soft two-week” shutdown that calls for government departments and agencies to perform remote work as much as possible. He also announced administrative leave for non-essential workers Friday and declared it a day of reflection and prayer. Additionally, Mr. Bryan urged Virgin Islanders to take Covid-19 … Continued

UPDATED BORDER REOPENING PROTOCOLS ANNOUNCED; ALL PASSAGERS STILL REQUIRED TO PRESENT PCR TEST UPON ARRIVAL

GIS – Minister for Health and Social Development Honourable Carvin Malone has announced Cabinet’s decision to require certified RT-PCR Testing at various intervals and sites for all arriving travelers to the Territory. Health Minister Malone stated that this is part of the Phase Three Testing Protocols which will manage the risk of COVID-19 transmission while … Continued

BVI CURFEW EXTENDED UNTIL 2A.M!

As of November 5th 2020, the Cabinet of the Virgin Islands has issued a new curfew order, Curfew (No. 37) Order, 2020, which will further relax the previous curfew conditions. This curfew order imposes the following curfew on the Territory between hours 2:01 a.m. to 4:59 a.m. daily. Business owners are permitted to open and … Continued

TWENTY SIX INDIVIDUALS RECIEVES CERTIFICATES OF NATURALISATION IN THE BVI

In a Government issued press release, it was reported that Twenty-six new British Overseas Territories Citizens (BOTC) received Certificates of Naturalisation. The citizens recited the Oath of Allegiance and the Pledge of Loyalty at the ceremony officiated by Registrar General Mrs. Stephanie Benn at Government House. His Excellency the Governor Augustus J. U. Jaspert welcomed … Continued