People with special needs and their families should approach preparedness planning with additional considerations.
A toll-free, multilingual and confidential crisis support service is available to all residents in the United States and its territories. Stress, anxiety, and other depression-like symptoms are common reactions after a disaster.
Charlene Kehoe of Cancer Support VI has been working on ways to get the word out that chemo is still available in the territory since there are oncologists here.
Green Cross Academy of Traumatology will conduct the workshops on St. Thomas and St. Croix.
The mobile medical unit trailer will serve as the operating rooms for JFL’s surgical procedures.
The Virgin Islands Department of Health (VIDOH) is offering a workshop/training on the ‘2018 Disease Reporting Requirements for School Nurses & Administrators.’
Voluntary agencies, the USVI Long Term Recovery Groups and FEMA are working together to distribute the equipment to survivors who need it.
Check with a pharmacy to see if it participates in the program.
Project Promise, Professional Training Institute to Launch Mental Health Services for Crucian Communities
The two organizations will recruit and train individuals to become certified life coaches as the first step in trauma interventions.
DOH recommends Virgin Islanders take the following steps towards a healthful diet.