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
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.
- 4 Ellesmere Road, Kingston 10
- Phone: (876) 929-9038
- 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
Open: Monday – Friday 9:00 am – 5 pm
Independent Jamaica Council For Human Rights
131 Tower Street, Kingston, Jamaica, W.I.
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
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
Women’s Media Watch
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