DSWD uses new systems for SocPen and MCCT-FNSP special validation

For faster and more efficient data entry on household assessment, new Information Technology (IT) systems were developed by the National Household Targeting Office (NHTO) of the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD). These systems include the User Management System (UMS), Barangay/Community Characteristics (BCC), Operations Monitoring System (OMS) and Family Assessment Form (FAF) Data Entry continue reading : DSWD uses new systems for SocPen and MCCT-FNSP special validation

DSWD, Dep Ed to assist 13,180 students in San Fernando City

At least 13,180 needy schoolers will be given Php 600.00 each in San Fernando City as one-time assistance from Department of Social Welfare and Development. ‘It shall serve its purpose as additional allowance for the children’s school needs timely for the opening of classes,’ Director Marcelo Nicomedes J. Castillo emphasized in an interview. This initiative continue reading : DSWD, Dep Ed to assist 13,180 students in San Fernando City

DSWD, SWEAP Field Office 1 chapter on partnership with SSS

All the Contract of Service Workers (COSW) and Job Orders (JO) personnel of the Department of Social Welfare and Development Field Office 1 (DSWD FO1) are now ensured of social security protection under the Expanded Self-Employed Program of the Social Security System (SSS). This is after the Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) signing between and among continue reading : DSWD, SWEAP Field Office 1 chapter on partnership with SSS

DSWD’s Supplementary Feeding Program, on its 4th year

Serving the best welfare and interest of Day Care Children and DSWD’s contribution to the Millennium Development Goal Number 1, the eradication of extreme poverty and hunger, the Supplementary Feeding will continue to feed at least 97,026 Day Care Children in Region 1 for 2014. For 2013, DSWD downloaded Php 136,000,000.00 to the Local Government continue reading : DSWD’s Supplementary Feeding Program, on its 4th year

DSWD to validate Social Pension Program and MCCT-FNSP beneficiaries

To determine the poverty status of the Social Pension Program for indigent Senior Citizens and Modified Conditional Cash Transfer for Families in Need of Special Protection (MCCT-FNSP) beneficiaries/recipients who are not registered in the Listahanan database of poor households, the Department of Social Welfare and Development Field Office 1 (DSWD FO1) conducts special validation in continue reading : DSWD to validate Social Pension Program and MCCT-FNSP beneficiaries

Solsona Pantawid Beneficiaries Arise in ‘Vermiculture’ from DSWD’s Cash for Work

A dream came true with vermiculture. A practical and environment-friendly, earning enterprise has reached 299 Pantawid Pamilya beneficiaries in Solsona, Ilocos Norte, who are now maintaining 716 beds/units of vermi worms. It can be recalled that in 2011, DSWD’s Cash for Work Program was tapped by the Local Government of Solsona for the restoration of continue reading : Solsona Pantawid Beneficiaries Arise in ‘Vermiculture’ from DSWD’s Cash for Work

DSWD awards capital assistance to Adamians

On May 1, 2014, Labor Day,  DSWD released Php 77,000.00 capital assistance to 10 Pantawid beneficiaries for their soft broom and wine making projects which are among the viable projects in Adams, Ilocos Norte. This assistance was made possible in coordination with the District Office of Congressman Rodolfo Fariñas to support the income generating activities continue reading : DSWD awards capital assistance to Adamians