DSWD FO 1 extends disaster duties in Ilocos Sur

Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) Field Office 1 continues to render disaster duties in Ilocos Sur one week after the onslaught of Typhoon Ompong. Ma. Bernadette B. Arcangel, Social Welfare and Development Team Leader for Ilocos Sur, reported that requests for augmentation from affected towns are still pouring. “We are still forwarding requests continue reading : DSWD FO 1 extends disaster duties in Ilocos Sur

DSWD FO 1 assesses houses damaged by TY Ompong

Department of Social Welfare and Development Field Office 1 (DSWD FO 1) continuously conducts assessment to partially- and totally-damaged houses after the onslaught of Typhoon Ompong. As of 25 September 2018, 16,808 partially- and 800 totally-damaged houses were reported throughout the region. SWO II Greta Mae Lazo who was part of the team that conducted continue reading : DSWD FO 1 assesses houses damaged by TY Ompong

DSWD FO 1 releases 48,072 family food packs to TY Ompong victims

As of 24 September 2018, DSWD Field Office 1 (FO 1) has augmented 48,072 family food packs (FFPs) amounting to PhP17,305,920.00 to the victims of Typhoon Ompong in Region 1. Further, 3,414 hygiene kits, 6,967 family kits, and 6,725 sleeping kits worth PhP27,223,347.25 were distributed to various cities and municipalities. FFPs are composed of six continue reading : DSWD FO 1 releases 48,072 family food packs to TY Ompong victims

DSWD FO 1 prioritizes persons with special concerns during disaster response

The DSWD Field Office 1 (FO 1), in coordination with local government units (LGUs), simultaneously conducts relief augmentation and distribution to Typhoon Ompong victims throughout the four provinces of Region 1. High priority is given by the Department to persons with disabilities (PWDs), pregnant women, older persons, and other persons with special concerns during disaster continue reading : DSWD FO 1 prioritizes persons with special concerns during disaster response

DSWD FO 1 to augment PhP20M Cash-for-Work for typhoon victims in Ilocos Norte

Department of Social Welfare and Development Field Office 1 (DSWD FO 1) will provide PhP20 million cash-for-work (CFW) project to high risk and vulnerable individuals affected by Typhoon Ompong as part of the early recovery and rehabilitation plan of the Province of Ilocos Norte. During the meeting on 18 September 2018 with Ilocos Norte Governor continue reading : DSWD FO 1 to augment PhP20M Cash-for-Work for typhoon victims in Ilocos Norte

DSWD FO 1 continuously augments relief supplies to areas affected by Ompong

After the onslaught of Typhoon Ompong, DSWD Field Office 1 (FO 1) continuously provides relief supply augmentation to affected families and individuals in various municipalities and cities throughout Region 1. As of 18 September 2018, DSWD FO 1 has provided 11,560 family food packs amounting to PhP4,161,600.00 and 6,796 non-food items comprised of sleeping kits, continue reading : DSWD FO 1 continuously augments relief supplies to areas affected by Ompong