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Key Services Offered By the CSSU


The key services offered by the Community Social Services Unit are:

  • Primary assessment/evaluation
  • Emergency First Response
  • Therapeutic Counselling (for individuals,  groups, marital and families)
  • Advocacy
  • Outreach and Community Re-integration
  • Inter-agency Networking and Liaison
  • Community Development
  • Research and Consultancy
  • Workshops and Lectures
  • General Assistance Grants


The General Assistance Programme offers a range of grants to nationals who are in dire need of temporary assistance. These grans primarily target clients of the Department of Health and Social Services and other needy persons. It also provides support to needy individuals who fall victim to natural or man-made diasters.

How does one access these services?

  • Walk in
  • Telephone
  • Referral (by the Secretary, Administrator, Assistant, other agencies)
  • Community Health Centres.