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  • State Minister in the Ministry of Labour and Social Security, Andrew Gallimore, has said that an additional 115,000 persons, who fall below the poverty line, are expected to be registered on Programme for Advancement through Health and Education (PATH) by October 31 this year.

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    feel free to let the Ministry of Labour and Social Security know, so that we can go and have the means test applied to see if they qualify, Mr. Gallimore urged.

  • The activities are set to get underway at 9:00 a.m. and the opening ceremony is expected to commence at 11:00 a.m. with Minister of Labour and Social Security, Derrick Kellier; State Minister, Senator Floyd Morris and others bringing greetings.

  • Other panelists will be Mayor of May Pen, Councillor Milton Brown; Delroy Palmer, Parish Manager of the Ministry of Labour and Social Security; Ripton Vickers, Red Cross Co-ordinator; Errol Hope, Deputy Superintendent of the Fire Department; Noel Kennedy, Water Production Manager at the National Water Commission (NWC); Dr. Sonia Copeland, Medical Officer of Health at the Clarendon Health Department, and Superintendent of Police, Derrick Knight, Commanding Officer for Clarendon.

  • This was stated by Labour and Social Security Minister, Horace Dalley, during his contribution to the 2005/06 Sectoral Debate in the House yesterday (May 17).

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    Pointing out that Jamaica had in place reciprocal Social Security agreements with other countries, including Canada, the United Kingdom and CARICOM partners, Mr. Dalley said it was imperative that the countrys legislation be consistent to ensure equality of treatment.

  • Minister of Labour and Social Security, Hon. Derrick Kellier, said that 30 housing units are slated to be constructed by March 31 to benefit families under the Programme for Advancement Through Health and Education (PATH).

  • According to Marketing Manager at MIND, Shawnette Henry, the institution is partnering with the Ministry of Labour and Social Security and the Jamaica Council for Persons with Disabilities to host the lecture, which is aimed at stimulating public awareness on issues of national, regional and global importance, and to provide a forum for the exchange of information that result in improved thought and behaviour change.

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    Other presenters at the lecture are: Director of Contemporary Assessment and Counselling Services at the Mico University College, Dr. Avril Z. Daley; and Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Labour and Social Security, Colette K. Roberts Risden.

  • These include the Ministry of Health and Wellness; Ministry of Labour and Social Security; Ministry of National Security; Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade; Passport Immigration and Citizenship Agency at the Norman Manley International Airport; Attorney Generals Chambers; Child Protection and Family Services Agency offices across the island; Victim Services Division; Centre for Investigation of Sexual Offence and Child Abuse; and the Planning Institute of Jamaica.

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