Community Volunteers train in resolving conflicts the CDD way

Kalahi-CIDSS encourages communities to be vocal about their feelings and reactions on the initiatives contributing to their development. The Program believes that everyone should be involved in maintaining peace and settling disputes in their communities. In the recently conducted Skills Training on Proper Grievance Handling, Recording, and Reporting, community volunteers belonging to their respective Barangay continue reading : Community Volunteers train in resolving conflicts the CDD way

DSWD, Agoo student-leaders team up for child abuse prevention

Student-leaders from selected schools in Agoo, La Union gathered to express their insights and contributions in the prevention of Child Sexual Abuse and Exploitation through the Poster Making and Jingle Making contests. For this year’s National Awareness Week for the Prevention of Child Sexual Abuse and Exploitation, the Home for Girls emphasized the vital role continue reading : DSWD, Agoo student-leaders team up for child abuse prevention

DSWD FO1 marks its 66th anniversary with staff, beneficiaries, and partners

A series of events consisting of a first-time Parade of Banners with the PNP Regional Command, a Mini-Concert with the PNP Concert Band, and a Sportsfest featuring indigenous games launched the anniversary celebration on 08 February 2017. Subsequently, the Awarding of Partners and Loyalty and PRAISE awardees was held on 17 February 2017. The events continue reading : DSWD FO1 marks its 66th anniversary with staff, beneficiaries, and partners

The Water Keepers

Water is defined as the liquid that descends from the clouds as rain which forms streams, lakes, and seas. In Biology, it is one of the substances essential to life, a vital nutrient which consists 50-75% of the human body. However, in Kalahi-CIDSS, water is the product of the overflowing commitment of the community to invigorate one continue reading : The Water Keepers

RRCY celebrates the love month by staging Mr. Valentine’s 2017 pageant

The Regional Rehabilitation Center for Youth (RRCY) of the Department of Social Welfare and Development – Field Office I staged Mr. Valentine’s 2017 pageant with 14 RRCY residents as contestants in celebration of the love month. The said event showcased the resourcefulness of the resident-clients of RRCY by producing a creative costume for each participant. continue reading : RRCY celebrates the love month by staging Mr. Valentine’s 2017 pageant

DSWD pioneers spreading love through legal adoption

The Department of Social Welfare and Development celebrates the Love Month, February, by spearheading the Adoption Consciousness Week. The Adoption Consciousness Week runs from 11 to 19 February 2017 with the theme “Pagmamahal Palaganapin. Legal na Pag-aampon Ating Gawin (Spread Unconditional Love through Legal Adoption).” The DSWD advocates for legal adoption as a form of continue reading : DSWD pioneers spreading love through legal adoption