Approved Charity Registration #CA100-182C

CUMI -  TRN: 001-530-585

Who we are and how we came about

CUMI is a non-governmental organization (NGO), registered non-profit and charitable foundation based in Montego Bay Jamaica. Since 1990 a group of concerned citizens in the Montego Bay area, spearheaded by then Mayor Arthur Gilchrist, Elizabeth Hall and Joy Crooks.   Read more >>

HEART TRUST/NTA donated 2 Benches for CUMI Veranda


                      CUMI Come Run 2018


 CUMI Rehabilitation Day Centre, 1 Rectory Drive Brandon Hill, P.O. Box 1751, Montego Bay #2,  St. James, Jamaica W.I

Tel: 876-952-8737 / Fax: 876-971-4943  / E-mail:

CUMI TRN: 001-530-585  / Approved Charity Registration #CA100-182C

Day Centre
CUMI Rehabilitation Day Centre: Opening hours - Monday - Friday 8:00 am - 4:00 pm, located at Rectory Drive, Brandon Hill, Montego Bay (less than one mile from the town centre).During the day, clients are provided with two nutritious meals (breakfast and lunch) and as necessary, clothing and other essentials for...  Read more>>

Intermediate Care
Because of a lack of intermediate term care facilities in Western Jamaica, fully rehabilitated ex-street persons who have no home placement in the community are given the option to use the
Day Centre and Night Shelter services while attending work, and seeking independent housing solutions. Read more>>

CUMI is totally funded and supported from donations. In 1993 [coming out of the late Elizabeth Hall’s vision] CUMI established the Paul Eldemire CUMI JMMB Trust Fund investment with the vision to create financial sustainability.


Since 2009 the replenishing of the trust fund investment comes from the income raised from the annual CUMI Come Run.  Read more>>

CUMI Videos

Committee for the Upliftment of the Mentally Ill (CUMI) located at:
Isaac Dylan Drive (Rectory Drive),
Montego Bay, St. James, Jamaica West Indies,
P.O. Box #1751, Montego Bay #2 P.O.

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