Pantawid beneficiaries now 187,849 – Director Castillo

Since it started 5 years ago, DSWD Field Office 1 continue to assist less fortunate families through the Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program which has reached 187,449 families to date. Thus, revealed by Director Marcelo Nicomedes J. Castillo in the Press Conference held recently with the following media institutions: DZNL-Aksyon Radyo, DZSO-Bombo Radyo, DZAG- Radyo ng continue reading : Pantawid beneficiaries now 187,849 – Director Castillo

DSWD assists San Gabriel, La Union fire victims

The ‘Gacayan’ family whose three (3) children died due to house fire in San Gabriel, La Union was immediately assisted by DSWD-Crisis Intervention Unit with food assistance and stress debriefing session. The Gacayan’s house made of light materials turned into ashes on the night of March 3, 2014 when the parents Mark and Almelita visited continue reading : DSWD assists San Gabriel, La Union fire victims

Talent showdown: DSWD’s 63rd anniversary socialization night

The manpower of the Department of Social Welfare and Development Field Office 1 (DSWD FO1) do not only excel in the implementation of social protection programs but also in showcasing their talents. All the employees celebrated the Department’s 63rd anniversary through a talent showdown during the socialization night. Various talents were unleashed in the Sayawikit continue reading : Talent showdown: DSWD’s 63rd anniversary socialization night

20 Pantawid Beneficiaries to build small businesses, thanks to Vigan City

Twenty (20) Pantawid Pamilya beneficiaries who recently received assistance from the LGU of Vigan City   are now starting up their small businesses through the Pagsapulan: Raniag iti Masakbayan Project. This aims to  attain  zero poverty in Vigan City through the provision of livelihood projects. Various microenterprise projects identified by the beneficiaries were proposed and assessed continue reading : 20 Pantawid Beneficiaries to build small businesses, thanks to Vigan City

DSWD Turns 63

Sustaining the vigor and rigor on social protection programs implementation, DSWD is now on its 63rd founding celebration. Graced by DSWD Assistant Secretary Teodulo Romo, Jr. and Roy Calfoforo, CSO Focal Person from the Office of the Secretary, the event was  held   at  Oasis Country Resort Hotel, San Fernando City, La Union recently. The event continue reading : DSWD Turns 63

DSWD Employees, Media Partners Advocate Listahanan 2nd Round of HH Assessment

The Department of Social Welfare and Development Field Office 1 (DSWD FO1) continuously inform the public regarding the upcoming second round of Household (HH) Assessment of the National Household Targeting System for Poverty Reduction (NHTS-PR) Project. All the employees of the entire region were oriented on the new brand name of the NHTS-PR, the “Listahanan”, continue reading : DSWD Employees, Media Partners Advocate Listahanan 2nd Round of HH Assessment