Some 24 practicing Nurse Midwives will enhance their skills this week, during a training workshop organized by the Division of Nursing Education of the Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Community College, in collaboration with the Saint Vincent and the Grenadines General Nursing Council.

As the government of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines continues its quest to improve the delivery of healthcare in this country, that process is about to be enhanced even further with the addition of the Diagnostic, Treatment and Medical Complex located in Georgetown, next to the Georgetown Smart hospital.

On Friday, 11th May, the Ministry of Health, Wellness and the Environment, showcased several specialties from areas within the health sector at the old Treasury building site in Kingstown.

The National Family Planning Programme in the Ministry of Health Wellness and the Environment will be hosting a symposium in Canouan on May 26th, 2018,  under the theme "Healthy Men: Living with purpose, Building on Health”.

International Nurses Day is celebrated around the world every May 12th, the anniversary of Florence Nightingale's birth.

Contact Information

Permanent Secretary
Mr. Cuthbert Knights

Tel:(784) 457- 2586
Fax:(784) 457-2684


The Ministry of Health & the Environment is located on the first floor of the Government Ministerial Building, situated on Halifax Street.


Ministry of Health and the Environment
Ministerial Building
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines.

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