Overcoming challenges to find the ‘right ones’

Finding the right person is not always an easy thing to do; sometimes you have to chart unfamiliar territory, brave mountains, cross raging seas and rivers, and endure long treks and bad weather. These challenges hold true to workers of the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) in Caraga, who literally went an extra continue reading : Overcoming challenges to find the ‘right ones’

World Bank evaluates DSWD-Caraga’s social pension management

Social Pension beneficiaries in Barangay Crossing, Kitcharao, Agusan del Norte, participate in the focus group discussion conducted by ICI-Asia, a firm commissioned by the World Bank to conduct study on DSWD’s Social Pension Program, last June 25, 2019. Cited as one of the best field offices in the country when it comes to management of continue reading : World Bank evaluates DSWD-Caraga’s social pension management

DSWD-Caraga starts social pension payout for 2019

DSWD-Caraga releases P3,000 stipend to each beneficiary of the Social Pension for Indigent Senior Citizens Program for the 1st semester in Santiago town in Agusan del Norte province on Wednesday, June 19, 2019. The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD)-Caraga has started the distribution of social pension to qualified indigent senior citizens in the continue reading : DSWD-Caraga starts social pension payout for 2019

DSWD-Caraga assists 12 trafficked persons on 1st sem 2019

The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD)-Caraga have assisted 12 trafficked persons, mostly minors, during the first semester of the year. According to DSWD-Caraga’s Protective Services Division, 10 of the victims were from Agusan del Norte, one from Surigao del Sur, and one from Gingoog City. Of the 12 victims, eight were minors. Eight continue reading : DSWD-Caraga assists 12 trafficked persons on 1st sem 2019

P840-M pension for poor seniors allocated for Caraga

Indigent senior citizens wait for their turn to receive their stipend during the first semester payout of DSWD’s Social Pension Program held simultaneously at Father Urios Institute of Technology in Brgy. Ampayon and 402nd Brigade in Brgy. Bancasi, Butuan City, last May 2 and 3, 2019. The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) will continue reading : P840-M pension for poor seniors allocated for Caraga