Upuang de gulong: “Inspirasyon ko ang aking kapansanan”

“Hindi hadlang ang kapansan para hindi lumaban sa hamon ng buhay, sapagkat ito ay ipinagkaloob sa akin ng Panginoon upang magsilbing aking inspirasyon sa pagkamit ng tagumpay (Having a disability is not a hindrance to not fight the challenges of life, because it is from God that I use as an inspiration to succeed),” Jane continue reading : Upuang de gulong: “Inspirasyon ko ang aking kapansanan”

Kwentong IP: Hakbang Palayo sa Kahirapan

Malayo man sila sa mga oportunidad, huli man sa sibilisasyon at napag-iiwan man ng panahon, sipag at tiyaga ang kanilang naging sandata. Ilan lamang iyan sa mga pangunahing katangian ng isang katutubo upang gumawa ng paraang mairaos ang kanilang pamilya araw-araw. Sa munting barrio ng Lamag, Quirino, Ilocos Sur, ang tribo ng Kankanaey ay naninirahan continue reading : Kwentong IP: Hakbang Palayo sa Kahirapan

Rebel Camp Days: “Niloko nila kami”

“Naligaw man kami noon ng landas, nagalit, at nagkasala sa gobyerno, nandoon pa rin ang pagtanggap matapos kaming magbalik-loob (We may have gone astray before, became angry, and erred against the government, acceptance is still present after we surrendered),” Melchor (not his real name) uttered in tearful eyes. Melchor is one of the 20 former continue reading : Rebel Camp Days: “Niloko nila kami”

WINd

The whipping water from the shore, the blowing wind, and the spinning of the windmill were the everyday music that Mary Jane Francisco hears while making delicious empanadas and selling souvenirs. Those music to her ears paused when Burgos, Ilocos Norte’s wind farm tourism industry temporarily closed because of the community quarantines. “Amin kami ditoy continue reading : WINd

DSWD FO 1 CONDUCTS FACE-TO-FACE INFORMATION SERBISYO CARAVAN IN ALCALA, PANGASINAN

As the pandemic restrictions lower, DSWD Field Office 1 (DSWD FO 1) conducts its first face-to-face Information Serbisyo Caravan in Alcala, Pangasinan since the pandemic started. The said caravan held on 26 May 2022 catered 75 participants from different barangays of Alcala, Pangasinan wherein the Social Marketing Unit discussed the programs and services of the continue reading : DSWD FO 1 CONDUCTS FACE-TO-FACE INFORMATION SERBISYO CARAVAN IN ALCALA, PANGASINAN

DSWD’s KALAHI-CIDSS hands over access road, solar pavement dryers to Pangasinan town

To boost economic activities in Burgos, Pangasinan, the Department of Social Welfare and Development Field Office 1 (DSWD FO 1) handed over to the municipality the 1.17-kilometer access road and nine units of solar pavements dryers through its poverty-alleviation program Kapit-Bisig Laban sa Kahirapan- Comprehensive and Integrated Delivery of Social Services (KALAHI-CIDSS). The Department through continue reading : DSWD’s KALAHI-CIDSS hands over access road, solar pavement dryers to Pangasinan town

DSWD Kalahi-CIDSS empowers armed conflict-affected barangays in Ilocos Sur town through CDD

SANTA CRUZ, Ilocos Sur – The Department of Social Welfare and Development Field Office 1’s (DSWD FO 1) Kapit-Bisig Laban sa Kahirapan Comprehensive and Integrated Delivery of Social Services (KALAHI-CIDSS) empowered armed conflict-affected barangays through the community-driven development (CDD) strategy. Since KALAHI-CIDSS utilizes the CDD approach, it facilitated communities to be in control over their continue reading : DSWD Kalahi-CIDSS empowers armed conflict-affected barangays in Ilocos Sur town through CDD