DSWD FO 1, NGAs, LGUs converge during SAP implementation

The first tranche of the Emergency Subsidy Program (ESP) implementation under the Social Amelioration Program (SAP) of the government has paid a total of 777,716 beneficiaries from the 125 Local Government Units (LGUs) in Region 1. Each eligible family-beneficiary, pursuant to Memorandum Circular No. 9 series of 2020, received a cash grant of PhP5,500.00 computed continue reading : DSWD FO 1, NGAs, LGUs converge during SAP implementation

More DSWD-assisted Associations bring service to the community amid ECQ

While most are advised to stay at home during the Enhanced Community Quarantine due to the health threat of COVID-19, some Sustainable Livelihood Program Associations (SLPAs) assisted by the Department of Social Welfare and Development Field Office 1 chose to leave the comfort of their homes to render services to their communities. SLPAs sew PPE continue reading : More DSWD-assisted Associations bring service to the community amid ECQ

DSWD-assisted dressmakers sew affordable face masks amid COVID-19 crisis

Ito lang ang kayang gawin ng asosasyon namin para makatulong sa komunidad ngayong panahon ng krisis. Hindi kami nagdalawang-isip na ipamahagi ang mga face mask nang libre dahil maaaring ang mga gawa naming ito ay makapagliligtas ng maraming buhay (This is our Association’s humble contribution to our community during this crisis. We didn’t have second continue reading : DSWD-assisted dressmakers sew affordable face masks amid COVID-19 crisis

DSWD FO 1 serves 12,541 SLP program participants in 2019

The Sustainable Livelihood Program as one of the core programs of the Department of Social Welfare and Development continues to improve the socio-economic well-being of its program participants through the provision of micro-enterprise development interventions and employment facilitation opportunities. A total of 12,541 SLP program participants were served in 2019 in Region 1. From this continue reading : DSWD FO 1 serves 12,541 SLP program participants in 2019