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Covid 19 Bahamas

Everything You Need to Know About COVID-19

Important Telephone Numbers

Numbers You Need To Know

NEMA

411
NEMA COVID-19 General Information

810-3505
NEMA COVID19 WHATSAPP LINE

Police

311  
Police COVID19 Emergency Line

806-6852
Police WhatsApp Emergency Line 

Health

502-7382
24Hour Call Center Medical/Health– Ministry of Health

376-9350
8 AM to 8 PM Medical/Health– Ministry of Health

376-9387
8 PM to 8 AM Medical/Health– Ministry of Health

1-242-300-2619
 TOLL FREE

Social Service

325-2261 or 325-2252
Disability Affairs Division – Dept of Social Services 

604-4200
Department of Social Services Head Office

376-8328 
ational Commission For Persons with Disabilities


Hon. Frankie Campbell

Minister of Social Services & Urban Development
ZNS Bahamas Televised Interview

World Health Organization (WHO)

Actions and Considerations for persons with disabilities
during the COVID-19 Outbreak

The Bahamas Disabilities Commission

“LETS GO TOGETHER”

Equal Opportunities

The Bahamas Persons with Disabilities (Equal Opportunities) Act 2014, was enacted to end discrimination against persons with disabilities as well as promote their rights to advance equal opportunities, amongst other provisions

Who Are We

The National Commission for Persons with Disabiities is a statuatory body that has been mandated to carryout the provisions of the persons with Disabilities Act. Amont other functions, the comision has additional powers and respnsibilities

The Secretariat

The Word of the National Commission for Persons with Disabilities is assisted and administered by the Secretariat of the Commission. The Secretariat is comprised of a team of full-time personnel who undertake the day-to-day affairs of the Commission

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Accessible Parking Chart Bahamas

Accessible parking spaces must be located on the shortest accessible route from parking to an accessible entrance.

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Building  Accessibility Requirements

Accessibility in buidings including stairs, doorways, ramps, walking surfaces, resrooms and showers

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Public Access

The law says that all buildings which the piblic may access must be accessible to persons with any kind of disability. 

Address:

J.F. Kennedy Drive & Bethel Avenue
Nassu, Bahamas

Phone:

 (242) 397-8600
or (242) 397-8614

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