Latest news from Department of Counselling Services


07 Sep 2023

DCS Observes 14th Annual Recovery Month

Carolina Ferreira

Recovery Month serves as an opportunity to increase the collaborative efforts amongst mental health service providers and community members who make recovery in all its forms possible, as well as hi...

27 Apr 2020

Parenting Campaign Launches


During these times, the job of parenting has evolved to a new level of importance. New strategies must be employed to combat any negative effects of COVID-19. We are pleased to announce ...

01 Apr 2020

DCS Services During COVID-19


The Department of Counselling Services (DCS) wishes to advise the public of our continued confidential services being offered during island-wide restrictions due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).

20 Mar 2020

COVID-19 Preparedness

Elphina Jones

The Department of Counselling Services (DCS) has made operational changes in response to the confirmation of the COVID-19 in Cayman.

The following amendments to service reflect the department¡¦s ...

20 Mar 2020

Mental Health helpline


The Mental Health Helpline 1-800-534-MIND (6463) will be operational from today at 9am until 5pm. The line will be available Monday to Friday. EAP and the Counselling Centre will be manning the line...

09 Feb 2020

FRC Staff earn Designation to Train others

Elphina Jones

Family Resource Centre (FRC) staffers have successfully completed the Stop Now and Plan (SNAP) Train the Trainers programme.

16 Jan 2020

HWM Colour Me Purple 5K

Miles Ruby

Save the date for the purplest 5K on island! More detail to follow! #eachforequal

11 Oct 2019

October is STOOD UP month

GIS Elphina Jones

The anti-bullying Dress for a Cause event, held a Pink Shirt shoot on the front steps of Government Administration Building, was attended by the Deputy Governor, Mr. Franz Manderson and the Director...

31 Aug 2019

September is Recovery Month

Elphina Jones

The Department of Counselling Services (DCS) is marking Recovery Month, this September, with several awareness-raising activities and events.

“The annual observance is an important part of the de...