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Board of Nurse Licensure Temporarily Unable to Print License ID Cards

In the interim, nurses will be provided with a quick confirmation/ verification for temporary use via email.
Gary Molloy is Labor Department commissioner-designee. (Submitted photo)

‘Labor Investing for Tomorrow’ Internship Applications Available

The LIFT program continues to provide college juniors, seniors and graduate students with meaningful work/internship experience in their chosen career field. Interns are able to gain college credits, acquire hands-on training, and get an opportunity to network with professionals in their respective careers.

DHS Resolves Electronic Child Support Payment Funds Transfer Issue

Clients of the Paternity and Child Support Division, particularly those who receive disbursements by direct deposit and who were affected over the past several days by this technical issue, can now see those funds reflected on their saving or checking accounts.

Highest Audit Rating to Be Awarded to V.I. Economic Development Authority

This audit was conducted in accordance with auditing standards that are applicable to financial audits contained in the Government Auditing Standards issued by the Comptroller General of the United States.

VIPD Training Academy Begins Recruit Classes in Both Districts

In the St. Thomas-St. John District, there are 17 recruits in the VIPD Training Academy. In this class there are 13 VIPD recruits, two employed by the Superior Court, one by the Virgin Islands Legislature and one by the VI Port Authority. There are 23 recruits in the St. Croix class.

Social Security Launches New Campaign to Fight Scammers

The Social Security Administration launched a new Public Service Announcement campaign warning people about the ongoing nationwide telephone impersonation scheme. The scammers mislead victims into making cash or gift card payments for help with purported identity theft or to avoid arrest for bogus Social Security number problems.

Roach Advises Residents to Verify Earthquake Insurance Status

Lt. Gov. Tregenza A. Roach Esq., who also serves as the U.S. Virgin Islands Commissioner of Insurance, encourages the territory’s property owners to check their homeowner’s insurance policy and make sure it includes earthquake insurance coverage.

DHS to Hold Pop-up Interviews for Qualified Social Workers

The V.I. Department of Human Services has announced it will be holding interviews for qualified walk-in social worker applicants between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m., Friday, Jan. 24, and Monday, Jan. 27.

Bridge Phase of Street Addressing Initiative Finishes

The Street Addressing Initiative serves as a crucial project for the territory that will provide a clear, systematic, logical and standardized addressing system for all residents, businesses and properties.

VITEMA Offers Tsunami Awareness Training Sessions

Those who should take this course include: citizen/community volunteers, emergency management, emergency medical services, fire service, governmental administrative, health care, law enforcement, public health, public safety communications and Public Works.





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