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

DSWD, Colegio de Dagupan advance Haven for Women Clients’ English and Computer Proficiency

It all started with a client studying at Colegio De Dagupan who caught the interest of instructors while selling handicrafts, which eventually led to a partnership to improve their English proficiency and Computer Literacy. This project details were discussed at the Haven for Women between and among Regional Director, Marcelo Nicomedes J. Castillo, Haven for continue reading : DSWD, Colegio de Dagupan advance Haven for Women Clients’ English and Computer Proficiency

DSWD responds to Ilocos farmers’ and fisherfolks’ request for assistance

“DSWD has been working on requests of farmers and fisherfolks who claimed to be unserved Typhoon Lawin victims,” Director Castillo assured during their second-time rally at Field Office 1 on Monday (30 Jan) morning. The group was composed of  leaders and members of Alyansa Dagiti Mannalon iti Ilocos Norte, Anak Pawis, Timek–La Union, TimekPamalakaya, and continue reading : DSWD responds to Ilocos farmers’ and fisherfolks’ request for assistance

Solo Parent grabs first Regional Modelong Ama ng Pantawid Pamilya

Mr. Conrado G. Achuela, 61, from Paoay, Ilocos Norte, was hailed as the Regional Winner of the first Search for Modelong Ama ng Pantawid Pamilya 2017 of the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD). Modelong Ama Search is one way to rally support from men to champion women empowerment and gender equality and build continue reading : Solo Parent grabs first Regional Modelong Ama ng Pantawid Pamilya

Listahanan to complete the remaining encoding activity of the 2nd Round of Household Assessment

The newly hired and re-hired Encoders-Verifiers of the National Household Targeting Unit (NHTU) / Listahanan of the Department of Social Welfare and Development – Field Office 1 (DSWD-FO1) will complete the encoding and verifying of the remaining 193,858 Family Assessment Forms (FAF) from the 2nd Round of Household Assessment. In the recently held one-day orientation continue reading : Listahanan to complete the remaining encoding activity of the 2nd Round of Household Assessment