DSWD resolves COA findings on Pantawid Pamilya, maintains auditors only seeking documentation

Responding to news articles citing the findings of the 2013 Annual Audit Report of the Commission on Audit (COA) on Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program being implemented by the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD), Secretary Corazon Juliano-Soliman said that answers and clarifications to the audit observations have already been submitted to the state auditing firm. Sec. Soliman emphasized continue reading : DSWD resolves COA findings on Pantawid Pamilya, maintains auditors only seeking documentation

Supplementary Feeding Program junks food-like snacks of Day Care children

In Rosario, La Union, 979 Day Care children deviate from the usual junk foods sold near their school because of Supplementary Feeding Program’s (SFP) hot meal served during regular school. “Aside from nutritious food the SFP encourages children to eat vegetables during the 120-day feeding, thus, making these delicious over time,” said Day Care Parent continue reading : Supplementary Feeding Program junks food-like snacks of Day Care children

DSWD, PNP confiscate illegal solicitation paraphernalia

Expired solicitation paraphernalia are illegal. Thus, the focus of the Presidential Decree 1564, otherwise known as the Solicitation Permit Law, and the Administrative Order No. 14 series of 2007 otherwise known as the Revised Omnibus Rules and Regulations on Public Solicitations. The Department of Social Welfare and Development Field Office 1 (DSWD FO1) regulates public continue reading : DSWD, PNP confiscate illegal solicitation paraphernalia

Media visit DSWD’s Convergence results in Solsona, IN

More families are now gaining good economic status because of DSWD Field Office 1 (FO1) and the Local Government Unit’s converged efforts. In Solsona, Ilocos Norte, vermiculture was identified as a priority income-generating project of the Pantawid Pamilya beneficiaries from their Cash for Work Project’s wage for a 10-day work (with Php 1,900.00 each) in continue reading : Media visit DSWD’s Convergence results in Solsona, IN

PNP ReCom Chaplain contributes to girl-residents’ rehabilitation

Thirty-eight girl-children at the Home for Girls, mostly victims of sexual abuse, are monthly provided with spiritual strengthening activities by Philippine National Police Chaplain PCI/ Fr. Heinje Cañete of Regional Command, San Fernando City, La Union. As part of PNP’s Outreach Program, Thanksgiving Mass and Christian learning modules are provided to the girl-residents along with continue reading : PNP ReCom Chaplain contributes to girl-residents’ rehabilitation