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National Family Planning Board Library

The Board maintains a staffed special library where the public and members of staff can access information pertaining to reproductive health and other issues such as child abuse, teenage pregnancy, maternal and child health, drug abuse, puberty, menstruation, parenting and family planning options. Information can be accessed from the various books, journals and other publications that are located in the Library at our Sylvan Road address. Youth of all ages, Guidance Counsellors, health practitioners, among other persons are invited to come in to our library at their leisure to conduct research or to learn more about reproductive health matters.


The library is opened to the public from

Mondays to Thursdays 8:30a.m – 5.00 p.m.

Fridays 8:30 a. m – 4:00 p.m.

5 Sylvan Avenue

Kingston 5

Telephone: 968-1631, 968-1633


Reference Material In Our Library

Contraceptive Technology 19th Ed.

Economic and Social Survey Jamaica 2012

Demographic Statistics 2012

International Perspective on Sexual and Reproductive Health (journal)

Reproductive Health Matters (journal)

Reproductive Health Survey

Family Planning Statistical Report

Jamaica Human Development Report

Vision 2030 Jamaica National Development Plan.

Male Sexual Awareness

The Changing roles of Fathers in Jamaican Family Life

Learning to be a man

Sex matters for Women and current HIV/AIDS and sexual reproductive Health information.


“Strong Families …..Healthy Nation!”