DSWD, gov’t agencies team up for Elderly Filipino Week celebration

To intensify its advocacy in promoting older persons’ rights and welfare, the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) spearheaded this year’s Elderly Filipino Week celebration on October 1-4. DSWD led the Regional Inter-Agency Committee on Senior Citizens (RIAC-SC), composed of different government agencies such as the DOH, Philhealth, PNP, BJMP, BIR, DTI, PIA, OSCA, continue reading : DSWD, gov’t agencies team up for Elderly Filipino Week celebration

MSWDOs trained on Child Protection during Disasters

Municipal Social Welfare Development Officers from the different municipalities in Caraga region are attending the roll-out trainings on Comprehensive Emergency Program for Children (CEPC), conducted by the Department of Social Welfare and Development at Balanghai Hotel, Butuan.   The training, which was spearheaded by the Disaster Response Management Division (DRMD), emphasized on the importance of continue reading : MSWDOs trained on Child Protection during Disasters

Butuan City Barangay Officials Oriented on Listahanan 3

Butuan City- Barangay Officials from Butuan City convened and discussed the implementation of Listahanan 3rd round household assessment of the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) on September 23, 2019 this city. Sangguniang Panlungsod Member and Chairman for Social Protection Committee Ferdinand Nalcot led the Consultative Meeting which served as venue to answer queries continue reading : Butuan City Barangay Officials Oriented on Listahanan 3

Mental Health, Responsible Parenting, Highlight for 27th National Family Week Celebration

  “Your children will become what you are; so be what you want them to be.” – David Bly (American politician and former member of the Minnesota House of Representatives) The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) spearheaded the 27th National Family Week Celebration through the Regional Inter Agency Committee on Filipino Families (RIAC-FF) continue reading : Mental Health, Responsible Parenting, Highlight for 27th National Family Week Celebration

DSWD holds SLP orientation for Agusan Norte execs, dev’t officers

CABADBARAN CITY – Presenting to local government units of Agusan del Norte the thrust and priorities of the Sustainable Livelihood Program for 2019, the Department of Social Welfare and Development held here an orientation and training of local project development officers, September 17-18, 2019. The said activity, in partnership with the provincial LGU of ADN, continue reading : DSWD holds SLP orientation for Agusan Norte execs, dev’t officers

Assessment to 500K Caraganon Households Set to Be Conducted by DSWD

More than five hundred thousand households are estimated targets for the 3rd round household assessment of the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) through the National Household Targeting System for Poverty Reduction (NHTS-PR) in the region for 2019. Listahanan is an information management system that employs geographic targeting, household assessment, and validation in order continue reading : Assessment to 500K Caraganon Households Set to Be Conducted by DSWD

DSWD Caraga provides assistance to 30 rebel returnees

    The Department of Social Welfare and Development Caraga, headed by Regional Director Mita Chuchi Gupana-Lim, goods and cash assistance to 30 former rebels during the Barangay Summit 2019 held at Balanghai Hotel and Convention Center in Butuan City last September 12. Director Lim, together with Crisis Intervention Unit head Melanie Juan and other continue reading : DSWD Caraga provides assistance to 30 rebel returnees

DSWD-Caraga trains Listahanan field workers for household assessment

NASIPIT, AGUSAN DEL NORTE- Listahanan-hired field workers underwent Basic Training for the 3rd round household assessment conducted by the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) Caraga, through the National Household Targeting Section (NHTS), at Amontay Beach Resort this municipality. The hired field workers are composed of the Area Coordinators, Area Supervisors and Enumerators who continue reading : DSWD-Caraga trains Listahanan field workers for household assessment