Partnership yields to sustainable agriculture and livelihood of Pantawid beneficiaries

Partnership between the private sector (SM Foundation Inc. and Harbest Agribusiness Corp.) and government agencies (Department of Social Welfare and Development – Field Office 1 and Department of Agriculture – Regional Field Unit 1) for a farmers training program on sustainable livelihood called “Kabalikat sa Kabuhayan” transpired recently in San Fabian, Pangasinan. Funded by SM continue reading : Partnership yields to sustainable agriculture and livelihood of Pantawid beneficiaries

DSWD to intensify services to Bajaus

DSWD, through the Regional Social Development Committee (RSDC) Sub-Committee on Social Protection, is considering various situations of Bajau families wandering in the cities of Region 1 for identification of proper and longer-term assistance. Initially, Bajau communities in the City of San Fernando were reached out to establish linkage and benchmark on their well-being. A consultation continue reading : DSWD to intensify services to Bajaus

DSWD to intensify services to Bajaus

DSWD, through the Regional Social Development Committee (RSDC) Sub-Committee on Social Protection, is considering various situations of Bajau families wandering in the cities of Region 1 for identification of proper and longer-term assistance. Initially, Bajau communities in the City of San Fernando were reached out to establish linkage and benchmark on their well-being. A consultation continue reading : DSWD to intensify services to Bajaus

DSWD BUB puts up 5 Child Development Centers in Piddig, IN

Five Child Development Centers (CDC), each costing Php 675,600.00, were built in Piddig, Ilocos Norte funded by the Bottom-Up Budgeting (BUB) of the Department of Social Welfare and Development – Field Office 1 (DSWD-FO 1) together with the Local Government Unit of Piddig, Ilocos Norte. A total of Php 3,000,000.00 were financed by DSWD BUB continue reading : DSWD BUB puts up 5 Child Development Centers in Piddig, IN

New Pantawid Pamilya GRS access number now available

The Department of Social Welfare and Development has announced the new Grievance Redress System (GRS) access number for Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program – 3456. For matters concerning the Program, this text format should be correctly followed: DSWD<space>4Ps<space>Name of Beneficiary<space>Message and then sent to 3456. Example: DSWD 4Ps Juana dela Cruz Kulang ang natanggap kong cash continue reading : New Pantawid Pamilya GRS access number now available

RCDA to compile PWD inspiring stories

The Regional Committee on Disability Affairs (RCDA) aims to feature in a journal the life changing stories of Persons with Disabilities (PWDs) who are benefitting from welfare services availed from the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) and its partner agencies. DSWD Field Office 1 Regional Director and RCDA Chairperson Marcelo Nicomedes J. Castillo continue reading : RCDA to compile PWD inspiring stories