DSWD, CHR, other Government Agencies assure PWDs’ access to services

A person with disability (PWD) who sought legal advice on a vilification incident was among the issues tackled with government agencies particularly the Commission on Human Rights (CHR) in a recent symposium. Also, discussion on accessibility features in public buildings and access to discounts and privileges and distribution of assistive devices were done in the continue reading : DSWD, CHR, other Government Agencies assure PWDs’ access to services

Listahanan identifies 165,235 poor households in Region 1

The National Household Targeting Unit (NHTU) / Listahanan of the Department of Social Welfare and Development – Field Office 1 (DSWD-FO1) bared the results of the Second Round of Household Assessment where 165,235 poor households (HHs) were identified during the recently held 2015 Listahanan Launching of Poor Households in Laoag City Auditorium, Laoag City, Ilocos continue reading : Listahanan identifies 165,235 poor households in Region 1

DSWD pushes standards to local counterpart duty-bearers

In the recently held Social Welfare and Development (SWD) Forum, DSWD shared its role of ensuring the quality social protection services to its counterparts and partners. “Standards in SWD are continuously developing with the ultimate goal of empowering the beneficiaries; one way of disseminating it is to provide clarifications and updates with concerned partners and continue reading : DSWD pushes standards to local counterpart duty-bearers

DSWD curbs slide-back of CICL – RRCY Head

DSWD’s Regional Rehabilitation Center for Youth (RRCY) provides custody to 74 Children in Conflict with the Law (CICL) under suspended/pending cases said Center Head Fe Sarmiento in a DSWD radio program. Ms. Sarmiento mentioned the rehabilitative activities and strong coordination with the family, community and Local Government Units (LGUs) that facilitate effective strategy in the continue reading : DSWD curbs slide-back of CICL – RRCY Head

Regional Launching of Listahanan Database set on July 22

The National Household Targeting Unit (NHTU) / Listahanan of the Department of Social Welfare and Development – Field Office 1 (DSWD-FO1) will launch the 2015 Listahanan Database of Poor Households on 22 July 2016 in Laoag City Auditorium, Laoag City, Ilocos Norte. Last year, Listahanan conducted the 2nd Round of Household Assessment where 881,443 households continue reading : Regional Launching of Listahanan Database set on July 22

Inspired to Inspire

The Pag-asa Youth Association of the Philippines (PYAP) opened doors for an ordinary youth to DSWD’s activities which later made him appreciate the Social Work profession and the government service. Richard Antimano Dizon is among the youth whose struggles led to better appreciation of government services at the City Government of Urdaneta, DSWD, and Department continue reading : Inspired to Inspire

LGU Laoac selects beneficiaries from Listahanan list of poor households

The Local Government Unit (LGU) of Laoac, Pangasinan appreciates the importance of having a list of poor households provided by the Listahanan or the National Household Targeting System for Poverty Reduction (NHTS-PR) by entering into a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) with the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD). “Ang Listahanan ay isang napakagandang data continue reading : LGU Laoac selects beneficiaries from Listahanan list of poor households