Emergency | urgence | emergencia | Notruf | 緊急 | крайняя необходимость: 119

Ambulance | ambulancía | Krankenwagen | 救急車 | скорая помощь: 110

Woman Inc. Kingston Hotline: (876) 929-9038

Woman Inc. Montego Bay Hotline: 952-9533-34

Crime Stop: 1-888-991-4000

Women Incorporated

womanincja.org/services/crisis-centre/

The Crisis Centres in Kingston and Montego Bay offer counseling via walk-in and telephone service for victims and survivors of rape, incest, sexual harassment in the workplace and domestic violence. There is a 24 hour hotline (Kingston only). The Crisis Centre in Kingston also provides temporary emergency accommodations at the shelter, mainly to serve women who experience extreme domestic violence.

Kingston:

Montego Bay:

  • Address: 53 St. James Street
  • Phone: (876) 952-9533-4
  • Hours: Monday – Friday, 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Women’s Resource and Outreach Centre

47 Beechwood Avenue, Kingston 5

(876) 929-8873; (876) 960-9067

communications@wrocjamaica.org

http://wrocjamaica.org/

Open: Monday – Friday 9:00 am – 5 pm

Independent Jamaica Council For Human Rights

131 Tower Street, Kingston, Jamaica, W.I.

(876) 967-1204

ahh109tower@gmail.com  

Monday – Thursday 8:30 am – 4:30 pm Friday 8:30 am – 4:00 pm

Wortley Home For Girls

193 Constant Spring Road, Kingston 8

(876) 924-1322

Established in 1918 to provide a home for girls 7-18 from a variety of home situations; some are orphans, some have been abused, some come from homes too poor to care for them properly.

Sistren Theatre Collective

Grassroots movement for social change and education

https://www.facebook.com/SISTREN-THEATRE-COLLECTIVE-106105759409976/

Women’s Media Watch

http://wmwja.org/

WMW Jamaica champions gender-equity, justice and violence-free social relations using gender-aware media analysis … Making media mean more for women!

Ministry of Justice of Jamaica, The Domestic Violence Act: http://moj.gov.jm/laws/domestic-violence-act

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