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- Tags: Psychiatric hospitals - Jamaica
"Craft in therapy: a patient at the Bellevue Hospital works on craft items in one of the workshops. Patients occupy themselves in art and craft work, and are rewarded for their efforts when their work make it to the annual open day and sale of work."
Department of Psychiatry at the University of the West Indies in Mona, St. Andrew.
"All In The Game: Walking may not be recognized by many as a top sport but it was to the inmates and staff of Bellevue Hospital on their Sports Day at the hospital grounds last Wednesday. In picture Oswald Sewell is way out in front to take first…
"A compound of desolation for the male patients."
"Woman's Club president Mrs. Louis Byles hands over a record player to Edson Nugent, charge nurse of Villa Ward of Bellevue Hospital on Thursday morning. The player was one of a number of items donated to the ward when the Woman's Club gave a…
"A kind of bath. These men take theirs baths from a wall pipe. The regular bathroom is uninviting."
"Capt. Glenmore Webley, Parliamentary Secretary in the Ministry of National Security and Justice and Member of Parliament for Eastern Kingston [second from left] presenting a gift of clothing for the hospital to the Senior Medical Officer of the…
Dirt road lined with bamboo trees on both sides. The area, between Middle Quarters and Lacovia, is known as Bamboo Avenue today.