DSWD-assisted-Php 11.7 M Bottom-Up Budgeting Projects Gain LGUs counterpart

Otherwise known as Grassroots Participatory Budgeting Process (GPBP), this Bottom-Up Budgeting (BUB) was introduced in Region 1 and has claimed approval among the community folks, LGU counterparts and government agencies to include DSWD with its goal of inclusive development among poor communities.  From the project name alone, people from community were involved in several processes continue reading : DSWD-assisted-Php 11.7 M Bottom-Up Budgeting Projects Gain LGUs counterpart

Young Idol

Despite life’s challenges and imperfect family, Caila stays strong focusing more on studying hard and finding the love of a father through her loving uncles. Born on March 5, 2002, Caila and her twin brother were taught to be God fearing, respectful to the elders and learn to value education. Despite the situation, Caila fully continue reading : Young Idol

The Rise of ‘Father-Transformers’ in Anda, Pangasinan

Fathers given seminars on parenting skills through DSWD- Empowerment and Reaffirmation of Paternal Abilities (ERPAT) are now creating positive results and trends in solidifying families in Anda, Pangasinan.   At least 30 ‘fathers’ were trained by DSWD on ERPAT. Since then, they became more active in the activities of their communities and the municipality of Anda continue reading : The Rise of ‘Father-Transformers’ in Anda, Pangasinan

Tacloban relief operations: tough but focused

The 5-day travel along with convoy of 19 buses and trucks seem endless but incomparable to the eerie sadness and pain each one felt upon seeing the devastated Samar and Leyte provinces particularly Tacloban City. Thus, was shared by Social Worker Clarivel Banzuela who experienced 11 days of deployment to DSWD National Relief Operations Center  continue reading : Tacloban relief operations: tough but focused

DSWD FO1 Gets CSC Level II Accreditation

In pursuit of  excellence in Human Resource and Organization Development, DSWD passed the Level II Accreditted Status by the Civil Service Commission, where the former received its accreditation certificate recently.  With a rating of 90%, DSWD Field Office 1 continues to have a  competent Human Resource Management and compliant with the requirements, said  CSC Director Violeta N. Mendoza. continue reading : DSWD FO1 Gets CSC Level II Accreditation

Media visits CCT area, highlights MTP

“Dati maraming humihingi ng tulong sa amin, ngayon kaunti na lang” said Mabini, Pangasinan Mayor Carlitos Reyes as one of the manifestations proving that Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program has gradually helped improve the lives of beneficiaries in the area.             The statement was made during the visit of media representatives from Pangasinan and La Union continue reading : Media visits CCT area, highlights MTP

Adoptive, Foster Parents and Children form Support Group

DSWD Field Office 1 in cooperation with Child Advocates Association Inc. held the First Adoptive, Foster Parents and Children’s Congress at the Regional Rehabilitation Center for Youth, Bauang, La Union which  resolved issues experienced by the  foster and adoptive parents and their children and formed a support group  as part of adoption post services.  In continue reading : Adoptive, Foster Parents and Children form Support Group