DSWD launches first DSWD-DENR agro-forestry livelihood partnership project

TALACOGON, ADS – The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) Field Office Caraga, through the Sustainable Livelihood Program (SLP), launched its first agroforestry livelihood project in partnership with the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) on March 2, 2020 at Brgy. Desamparados, Talacogon, Agusan del Sur. This project is only the pilot project for continue reading : DSWD launches first DSWD-DENR agro-forestry livelihood partnership project

SLP enhances monitoring and evaluation to ensure better implementation

BUTUAN CITY – To keep up with the policy changes and enhancements of the program and to improve the quality of service, staff of the Regional Program Management Office and selected field staff of Sustainable Livelihood Program (SLP) gathered to attend a 3-day technical assistance training for SLP monitoring and evaluation tools and establishment of continue reading : SLP enhances monitoring and evaluation to ensure better implementation

RESPONDING TO THE NEEDS: HFG Caraga addressing problem on face mask shortage

BUTUAN CITY- Residents of the Department of Social Welfare and Development’s Home For Girls (HFG) Caraga – one of the Residential Care Facilities of the Agency, extended their help by producing face masks, to combat the threats posted by the COVID-19 virus. The residents of HFG, under the supervision of their Center Head, Marissa Garay, continue reading : RESPONDING TO THE NEEDS: HFG Caraga addressing problem on face mask shortage

DSWD demonstrates kalinga at pagmamahal, serbisyong may malasakit, despite threats of COVID-19

Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) Field Office Caraga is continuing its frontline services amidst the COVID-19 pandemic. The Protective Services Division (PSD), through the Crisis Intervention Unit (CIU) has continued its Assistance to Individuals in Crisis Situation (AICS) services, but with the necessary measures to ensure the safety of the clients and the continue reading : DSWD demonstrates kalinga at pagmamahal, serbisyong may malasakit, despite threats of COVID-19

DSWD, Partners, converge to aid displaced families on Surigao Sur town

  The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) Field Office Caraga led by Regional Director Mita Chuchi Gupana-Lim, conducted a coordination meeting last March 11, 2020 at the DSWD FO Caraga Conference Hall. The purpose of the meeting was aimed in addressing the Social Disorganization which has displaced 35 families (191 individuals) in the community continue reading : DSWD, Partners, converge to aid displaced families on Surigao Sur town

Kalahi-CIDSS fish cage projects yield 5,807 kilos of bangus

The fish production project of Kapit-Bisig Laban sa Kahirapan – Comprehensive and Integrated Delivery of Social Services (Kalahi-CIDSS) in the towns of Marihatag and Barobo in Surigao del Sur province, yielded a total of 5,807 kilos of bangus (milkfish) on its first harvest. The fish culture project in Barangay Amontay, Marihatag yielded a total of continue reading : Kalahi-CIDSS fish cage projects yield 5,807 kilos of bangus

Babae Serye: “Singkwenta kada araw” – An account of a Pantawid child topnotcher

Ito ay isang salaysay tungkol sa aking buhay na pinamagatang, “Singkwenta kada araw.” Taong 1998, ika-26 ng Hunyo nang ako ay iniluwal ng aking ina upang magisnan ang buhay dito sa mundo. Pinangalanang Jenneth na hango naman sa pangalan ng kaibigan ng aking ama. Dalawampung taon na akong naninirahan sa barangay Poblacion, probinsya ng Agusan continue reading : Babae Serye: “Singkwenta kada araw” – An account of a Pantawid child topnotcher