The Guidance and Counselling Unit ensures that the school facilities which are in place are effectively utilised for the total development of the individual student, to enable him or her to lead a more fulfilling life. The unit develops services and programmes for the personal/social, educational, and career development of all students. In addition, the unit coordinates the training and development of counsellors in schools and is responsible for several programmes including the HIV/AIDS Programme in Schools, the Programme for Alternative Student Support, the Safe Schools Programme and the Health and Family Life Education in Schools.

For further information please contact the:

Ministry of Education

Guidance and Counselling Unit

Caenwood Centre

37 Arnold Road

Kingston 5

Tel: 876-967-0146


Fax: 876-967-0146