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April 12th, 2024
SSB Director Mrs Jeanette A. Scatliffe-Boynes to retire July 2, 2024

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- After some 33 years at the BVI Social Security Board (SSB), its Director Mrs Jeanette A. Scatliffe-Boynes has announced her retirement. Mrs Scatliffe-Boynes made the disclosure in a Facebook post.

November 16th, 2023
Gov’t needs to buy out SSB homes @ Joe’s Hill Manor– Hon Marlon A. Penn

BAUGHERS BAY, Tortola, VI – Opposition Member Hon Marlon A. Penn (R8) has called on the Government of the Virgin Islands to come up with a solution for the Social Security-funded homes at Joe’s Hill Manor given they continue to depreciate and many have not been sold.

November 1st, 2023
Social Protection Policy inadequate to help people in VI– Premier

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI– Virgin Islands (VI) Premier and Minister of Finance, Dr the Hon Natalio D. Wheatley (R7) has called "inadequate", the VI’s current Social Protection Policy, which he says cannot help the people.

February 6th, 2023
SSB accepting applications for remaining homes @Joe’s Hill Manor Estate

JOE’S HILL, Tortola, VI- The Social Security Board (SSB), from today, February 6, 2023, resumed accepting applications for the remaining homes at The Joe’s Hill Manor Estate.

December 13th, 2022
Applicants of SSB housing scheme to show bank pre-approval by Friday

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Verified applicants of the Joe’s Hill Manor Estate Application Process are being reminded that they must submit their bank’s pre-approval confirmation to the Social Security Board (SSB) by Friday, December 16, 2022, or risk being eliminated from the Selection Phase.

November 25th, 2022
SSB spent over $16.5M to purchase land from 2016 to 2018

DUFF’S BOTTOM, Tortola, VI- They say who owns the land owns the country! Social Security Board (SSB) then seems well on its way to owning the territory, having purchased over 137.6 acres of land over a 3-year span, beginning in 2016 under then Director Antoinette Skelton.

November 20th, 2022
‘Randomised selection’ for Joe’s Hill homes possible- Hon Penn

DUFF’S BOTTOM, Tortola, VI- The Social Security Board (SSB) has embarked on a three-step Applicant Selection Process: comprised of verification, pre-approval, and final selection procedures, for units at Joe’s Hill Manor Estate.

August 24th, 2022
SSB begins applicant selection process for Joe’s Hill Manor Estate

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- The Social Security Board (SSB) has announced it has begun the applicant selection process for prospective homeowners of the Joe’s Hill Manor Estate.

December 24th, 2021
SSB, NHI reportedly closes over COVID-19 infected staff

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Information coming into Virgin Islands News Online (VINO) is that the offices of the Social Security Board (SSB) along with National Health Insurance (NHI) in the Virgin Islands (VI) have reportedly closed over COVID-19.

December 23rd, 2021
Approved! Jeanette Scatliffe-Boynes now permanent Director @ SSB

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - The days of acting as the Director of the Social Security Board (SSB) for Mrs. Jeanette Scatliffe-Boynes is finally over; effective January 1, 2022, she will take on her new role as the Director of the institution that she has been a part of for more than 25 years.

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