Pantawid Pamilya Spa, Massage opens in Asingan, Pangasinan

More Pantawid Pamilya beneficiaries are trained on employable skills through the Sustainable Livelihood Program and Bottom-up Budgeting Process. Some of them are now business owners. In partnership with Technical Skills Education and Development Authority (TESDA), five Pantawid Pamilya members in Asingan, Pangasinan got National Certificate II on Hilot (Wellness Massage). This led to the opening continue reading : Pantawid Pamilya Spa, Massage opens in Asingan, Pangasinan

DSWD taps La Union media on Listahanan, Pantawid concerns

La Union partner media once again pledged their support to increase the public’s awareness on DSWD’s Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program (Pantawid Pamilya) and Listahanan in a Press Conference held recently. The education, health, nutrition, and values-formation through the Family Development Sessions (FDS) are the focus of the Pantawid Pamilya. To ensure the beneficiaries’ capacity to continue reading : DSWD taps La Union media on Listahanan, Pantawid concerns

DSWD’s BUB increases social mobilization in Mapandan, Pangasinan

The networking and partnership of public and private offices had never been so strong in Mapandan, Pangasinan until the coming of the Bottom Up Budgeting strategy of the government that realized a high-class Day Care Center. “With this newly built Day Care Center, no more Day Care children are merged with formal classes, under the continue reading : DSWD’s BUB increases social mobilization in Mapandan, Pangasinan

Santol, La Union celebrates People’s Day with Kalahi-CIDSS Municipal Talakayan

Bringing together development stakeholders on a municipal-level democratic dialogue to know and understand the development status of the Municipality of Santol, La Union, Kalahi-CIDSS Region 1 initiated the conduct of Municipal Talakayan in the said area recently. Alongside Santol’s People’s Day, Kalahi-CIDSS piloted the first “Talakayan” in the Region which was actively participated by Santolians continue reading : Santol, La Union celebrates People’s Day with Kalahi-CIDSS Municipal Talakayan

No more scrap-built houses for Pantawid Pamilya beneficiaries

Houses are supposed to give warmth, comfort, and security to families. If these are made of corroding materials, old bamboo poles covered with recycled sacks, tarpaulins, or posters, and situated in hazard-prone areas, how could a family withstand this wrath of poverty? In Dingras, Ilocos Norte, eight Pantawid Pamilya beneficiaries were provided with safer and continue reading : No more scrap-built houses for Pantawid Pamilya beneficiaries

Not Qualified Beneficiary volunteers as Parent Leader

“Napamahal na sa akin ang programa, bahagi na sa pang-araw-araw na buhay ko (I have learned to love the program and it has already been part of my everyday life),” said Maritess Jovellano, 47, a Pantawid Pamilya Parent Leader in Dagupan City, Pangasinan but is no longer qualified as a beneficiary (NQB) since her youngest, continue reading : Not Qualified Beneficiary volunteers as Parent Leader