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

Kaya Ko Campaign launched for CCT age coverage expansion

Aimed at creating demand from beneficiaries and stakeholders for government support of the age coverage expansion of Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program beneficiaries, the Kaya Ko campaign was recently launched simultaneously in the four provinces. As previously announced by the President during his State of the Nation Address (SONA), the Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program will be continue reading : Kaya Ko Campaign launched for CCT age coverage expansion

DSWD intesifies BAED Campaign thru Joint Memo Circular

DSWD can suspend “cash grants” of beneficiaries involved in campaign using the Pantawid Pamilyang  Pilipino Program. As Barangay election comes near, the DSWD tightened the guidelines, sanctions and referral system of the “Bawal ang Epal Dito” (BAED) Campaign. Recently launched, BAED is a measure to protect the rights of Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program beneficiaries against continue reading : DSWD intesifies BAED Campaign thru Joint Memo Circular

San Fernando City Day Care Kids join Annual Global Handwashing Day

As the song goes, ‘clean little hands are good to see,’ at least 77 Day Care children from  Doña Corazon Ortega Day Care Center in San Fernando City, La Union  continue to practice healthy habits as they joined the Annual Global Handwashing Day recently. Aside from  adherence to  standards on the provision of quality services, continue reading : San Fernando City Day Care Kids join Annual Global Handwashing Day

DSWD’s Media Community Exposure launched

Amplifying the voices of DSWD-assisted poor families and keeping the strong ties with the  tri-media were focused on  DSWD Field Office 1’s Convergence Community Exposure held in Mabini and Bolinao, Pangasinan recently. The Convergence Media Community Exposure was attended by representatives from Philippine Daily Inquirer, Manila Bulletin, Phil. Star, DZNL-Aksyon Radyo, DZWN-Bombo Radyo, DZAG- RAdyo continue reading : DSWD’s Media Community Exposure launched

Pantawid Pamilya Program gets International Award

DSWD’s primary poverty alleviation program, the Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program   was internationally acclaimed by the My World Outreach Award for Asia Pacific and Oceana for having realized its goals with the served poor households in the Philippines.  With this, DSWD Secretary Corazon Juliano Soliman  affirmed that the recognition was a testament of the CCT (Pantawid continue reading : Pantawid Pamilya Program gets International Award

Pantawid Pamilya Program gets International Award

DSWD’s primary poverty alleviation program, the Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program   was internationally acclaimed by the MyWorld Outreach Award for Asia Pacific and Oceana for having realized its goals with the served poor households in the Philippines.  With this, DSWD Secretary Corazon Juliano Soliman  affirmed that the recognition was a testament of the CCT (Pantawid Pamilya) continue reading : Pantawid Pamilya Program gets International Award

All LGUs to build Senior Citizen’s Center -DSWD

In celebration of the Elderly Filipino week, the need for all Local Government Units to have at least 1  Senior Citizens Center was recently advocated by DSWD Regional Director Marcelo Nicomedes J. Castillo .  Aside from pushing for the compliance of  business establishments on  giving  necessary discounts to senior citizens, the establishment of a Senior continue reading : All LGUs to build Senior Citizen’s Center -DSWD