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Resilient
(Respect Me)

Resilient is the 1st video produced by the National Commission for Persons with Disabilities (NCPD) Bahamas

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Need Essential Items Delivered?

QuikDrop Delivery Services can deliver your essential needs, right at the front of your door.

Next Day Delivery! Service Charge is only $20.00

Call: (242) 424-5703 for details

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 COVID-19 WHATSAPP LINE

Police

311  
Police COVID-19 Emergency Line

806-6852
Police WhatsApp Emergency Line 

Health

511
24 - Hour 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

325-2252 or
325-2262
Disability Affairs Division – Dept of Social Services

424-9864
Cell for Deaf & Hard of Hearing to text or Whatsapp

604-4200
Department of Social Services Head Office

376-8328
National Commission For Persons with Disabilities
  Email: disablitiescommissionbahamas@gmail.com



Who is eligible for assistance due to the COVID-19 economic fallout?

A Public Notice for Tourism Workers

World Health Organization (WHO)

Disabilit considerations during the COVID-19 outbreak and Actions for persons with disability in their household

Social Service Assistance

ZNS Interview with Hon. Frankie Campbell Ministry of Social Services & Urban Development

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 Disabilities is a statutory body that has been mandated to carryout the provisions of the persons with Disabilities Act. Among other functions, The Commission has additional powers and responsibilities.

The Secretariat

The Work 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 undertakes 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 buildings includes stairs, doorways, ramps, walking surfaces, restrooms and showers

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Public Access

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

Address:

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

Phone:

 (242) 397-8600
or (242) 397-8614

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