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Community Members Pleased with Reopening of Hagley Park Health Centre

Community Members Pleased with Reopening of Hagley Park Health Centre Users of the Hagley Park Health Centre in South West St. Andrew are hailing the reopening of the refurbished facility, which has been closed since 2015. The centre, which serves approximately 27,000 residents in 14 communities, was renovated at a cost of $42 million and… Read More »

JCA is recruiting volunteers

JCA is recruiting volunteers The JCA is currently recruiting volunteers for administrative positions. We are looking for eager post secondary students and seniors to volunteer at least one day per week for the following tasks: Respond to calls and emails Filing Sorting mail Data entry – Microsoft Access and Excel Photocopying For almost 55 years… Read More »

JCA ANNUAL FAMILY FUN DAY 2017

JCA ANNUAL FAMILY FUN DAY 2017 COME AND JOIN US – FUN FOR EVERYONE DUNDAS DRIVING PARK HAMILTON, ONTARIO SUNDAY JULY 9TH, 2017 – 9:30 AM – 5:00PM Children $20.00 ▪ JCA Members $30.00 ▪ Non-Members $35.00 Ticket purchase deadline June 30th, 2017 Early birds book early to win a prize Bring your own basket! Buses leave from 8:45… Read More »

Jamaica’s Cross-Sectoral Approach to Early Childhood Development

Jamaica’s Cross-Sectoral Approach to Early Childhood Development In an interview with Results for Development (R4D) President Gina Lagomarsino, Prof. Maureen Samms-Vaughan, first Chairman of the Early Childhood Commission, talks about Jamaica’s cross-sectoral approach to Early Childhood Development and how this approach has evolved over time. Watch the interview below or read a condensed transcript at the R4D website.  The video link… Read More »

The Education System Transformation Programme

The Education System Transformation Programme The Education System Transformation Programme (ESTP) is the response to the assessment of the performance of Jamaica’s education sector as documented by the 2004 Task Force on Educational Reform. The ESTP represents an all-embracing set of actions designed to result in improved standards of performance and greater accountability at all… Read More »