Portmore Youth Information Centre

Portmore Youth Information Centre Ministry of Youth and Culture Jamaica


ADDRESS: Edgewater Roundabout, Edgewater, Portmore, St. Catherine

TELEPHONE: 998 8038

EMAIL: [email protected]


Miss Simone Green

Mr. Gihon Mitchell

Mr. Orlando Pinto




Portmore YIC: A Background

The Portmore Youth Information Centre was opened on Thursday July 10, 2003 by the Honourable PJ Patterson the then Prime Minister of Jamaica. It was a proud day for all those involved and the then Minister of Education and Youth Maxine Henry Wilson and Junior Minister Dr. Donald Rodd beamed as the National Centre for Youth Development’s Operation Phoenix launched yet another milestone of the second YIC in Jamaica. The two 40 feet containers joined together though looking small from the outside its interior was truly a youth friendly haven, with bright colours and posters, music in the background with technology at the fingertips. Read More


Portmore YIC Celebrates 12th Anniversary

The Portmore Youth Information Centre was officially opened in 2003 at the Edgewater Round About in Portmore St. Catherine. A series of activities are planned throughout July and August in commemoration of the 12th anniversary of the opening of the YIC.  Read More





Human Rights Sports Youth Leaders Project

Human Rights Sports Youth Leaders Project at the Portmore Youth Information Centre with the Jamaica Floorball Association