Q: Who is Community Care Credit Union?
A: Community Care Credit union, formerly known as Lever Brothers West Indies Credit Union Co-operative Society Limited.

Q: How long has Community Care Credit Union been in existence?
A: Community Care Credit Union was established in 1952.

Q: Who are the owners of Community Care Credit Union?
A: The members are the owners of the Credit Union.

Q: How do Credit unions operate?
A: Each Credit union operates independently. Policies and procedures are set and monitored by a volunteer Board of Elected Directors. The day- to-day operations are the responsibility of the General Manager.

Q: Can anyone join Community Care Credit Union?
A: Yes, but you must be recommended by a member of the Credit Union in good and regular standing.

Q: Why should I become a member of Community Care Credit Union?
A: To enjoy benefits such as:

  • Dividends paid annually on Shares
  • Part ownership of the Credit Union

Q: What is a Share?
A: A Share is a certificate representing one unit of ownership in co-operation.

Q: What is the cost of one (1) Share at Community Care Credit Union?
A: One (1) Share costs $5.00

Q: What is the main difference between banks and credit unions?
A: There are many differences between banks and credit unions..
Credit union’s primary commitment is to serve their members’ financial needs, whereas banks exist to earn dividends for shareholders.

Q: How many branches does Community Care Credit Union have?
A: Two branches – Curepe and Fyzabad.

Q: What are the hours for business?
A: Monday – Friday 8:30 am – 4:30 pm

Q: How do I become a member of Community Care Credit Union?
A: Adults:

  • Two (2) valid forms of National photo identification
  • Utility Bill (recent)
  • $100.00 Initial Minimum Deposit
  • $30.00 Entrance Fee
  • $70.00 Share contribution
  • Signed application form

Youth (0-18)

  • Copy of Birth Certificate
  • Utility Bill (recent)
  • $100.00 Initial Minimum Deposit
  • $30.00 Entrance Fee
  • $70.00 Share contribution
  • Signature of parent and / or guardian

Q: How can I get more information about the credit union products and services?
A: You can visit the Credit Union Main Office at:
The Corner of Southern Main Road and Bushe Street, Curepe or call us at 662-9270

Our Fyzabad Branch at:
#255A Guapo Main Road, Fyzabad
or call 677-2783

or email us at
admin@communitycarecu.org