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Division of Co-operatives

The Co-operative Development Division of Dominica has been in operation for over 50 years.

Its primary purpose is to develop, advance and protect co-operative enterprise. The Division's legislative and regulatory success is reflected in the power of co-operative businesses in the Dominica economy. The Division recognises that there is strength in solid and sound legal, financial and...

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Local Government Division

Mission Statement

To develop partnerships with communities, Community Based Organisations and Local Authorities in providing community needs, professional leadership and facilitation services through a process of community empowerment.

Vision Statement

The Department of Local Government and Community Development is the premier regional provider of information...

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Social Welfare Division

Mission Statement

Continued efficient service to clients for greater self-sufficiency and improved quality of life.

Vision Statement

To undertake programmes and activities which are tailored at developing a more preventative approach.

Division's Programmes

The Social Welfare Division in its role as a family services entity continues to discharge...

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Bureau of Gender Affairs

Our Responsibility:

The Bureau of Gender Affairs within the Ministry of Social Services, Community Development And Gender Affairs seeks to promote and advance the concerns of women and gender issues to assist women and men in realizing their full potential through the attainment of gender equity and equality.

Mission:

The Gender Bureau representing the interest of...

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Adult Education Division
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MISSION STATEMENT

"To develop national human resources through community, non-formal education, enabling each adult citizen, group and community to progress and participate meaningfully in the spiritual, social, economic, cultural...

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Chances
Chances

Mission Statement

Our Mission is to provide emergency  shelter  in a safe environment for children and young people  in need of care and protection.

Vision

CHANCES aims to provide a caring, nurturing and loving...

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Yes We Care Programme
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About Us

The Yes We Care Programme was officially launched in 2009 which came about due to an initiative from Honourable Prime Minister, Roosevelt Skerrit in 2007. Currently, the programme provides care for 198 persons with 43...

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Basic Needs Trust Fund
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Mission:

The BNTF intends to provide resources to poor communities to improve access to basic public services, enhance employability and reduce social vulnerability.

What is BNTF?

BNTF is jointly funded by...

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Key Officials

Hon. Minister of Social Services, Catherine DanielHon. Catherine Daniel
Minister for Social Services, Family and Gender Affairs

 

Permanent Secretary, Ms. Careen PrevostPermanent Secretary
Ms. Careen Prevost

 

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