DSWD FO Caraga Home for Girls celebrates its 22nd anniversary

DSWD Field Office Caraga commemorates the twenty-second anniversary of Home For Girls on November 11, 2019 at Brgy. Bonbon, Butuan City. The said celebration was attended by the former and currently employed social workers, house parents, center staff, and former residents of the center. Jessie Catherine B. Aranas, OIC-Protective Services Division chief also attended and continue reading : DSWD FO Caraga Home for Girls celebrates its 22nd anniversary

Orientation on SHIELD Intervention Project Conducted in Caraga

DSWD Field Office Caraga hosted the five-day national orientation on the Strategic Helpdesk for Information, Education, Livelihood and other Development (SHIELD) Project on November 11-15, 2019 at Almont Hotel Inland Resort, Butuan City. The activity, which is being spearheaded by the Program Management Bureau aims to address problems on Child Labor. Child Labor is prohibited in the Philippines continue reading : Orientation on SHIELD Intervention Project Conducted in Caraga

LGU support assured in ongoing DSWD Listahanan 3 Assessment, DILG says

BUTUAN CITY- With the on-going Listahanan 3 implementation of the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD), the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG)-Caraga ensures the participation of all Local Government Units (LGUs) in the 3rd round household assessment activities. This assurance was delivered by DILG Local Government Operations Officer Ednon John Aparicio continue reading : LGU support assured in ongoing DSWD Listahanan 3 Assessment, DILG says

CDD institutionalization pushed in Kalahi-CIDSS Stakeholders’ Forum

The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD)-Caraga have intensified its campaign for the institutionalization of the Community-Driven Development (CDD) by gathering stakeholders from different parts of the region and explaining to them the impact of CDD to poor, vulnerable, and disadvantaged sectors and communities, on November 15, 2019, at Watergate Hotel, Butuan City. The continue reading : CDD institutionalization pushed in Kalahi-CIDSS Stakeholders’ Forum

Kuwento ng Bolunterismo: A peek in the life of a youth volunteer

When he was still young, Vicente L. Gausin, Jr., or “Vic”, used to tag along with his parents in their community meetings because he had nothing to do at home and he wanted to avail of the snacks during these meetings. Later on, when he was a little older, he began assisting them in facilitating continue reading : Kuwento ng Bolunterismo: A peek in the life of a youth volunteer

High hopes for Exemplary Child from Lingig despite life’s uncertainties

Death brings everything to a halt. A parent is never fully prepared for it, nor is a sibling. This was true for eight-year old Athena. “Napakahirap po na bumangon. We experienced a storm in our life when my sister died in a bomb incident. At a young age, I saw how my parents suffered a continue reading : High hopes for Exemplary Child from Lingig despite life’s uncertainties

DSWD SLP staff trained on project development, management

BUTUAN CITY – “We should be reminded of the very purpose why we are working in this department; it is to develop lives and facilitate sustainable change.” This was the encouraging words of Promotive Services Division Chief Jean Paul S. Parajes during the conducted training on project development and management for the staff of the continue reading : DSWD SLP staff trained on project development, management