DSWD schedules payout for unclaimed SocPen grants

Beneficiaries of the Social Pension for Indigent Senior Citizens Program (SocPen) who haven’t claimed their stipends still have a chance to get their pension. The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) Field Office Caraga is currently conducting special payouts for SocPen beneficiaries who have unclaimed pensions for the first and second semesters. Juvy P. continue reading : DSWD schedules payout for unclaimed SocPen grants

DSWD conducts Stakeholders Media Forum to strengthen partnership

BUTUAN CITY- As the agency recognizes the important role of media in disseminating correct information to the general public, the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) Field Office Caraga recently concluded the conduct of Stakeholders’ Media Forum on November 14, 2019 at Almont City Hotel, this city. The forum which aims to update the continue reading : DSWD conducts Stakeholders Media Forum to strengthen partnership

Listahanan ensures inclusion of hard-to-reach communities in AgNor

CABADBARAN, AGUSAN DEL NORTE- To ensure that all communities will have an equal opportunity with the ongoing 3rd round household assessment, with no households left unassessed, the Listahanan enumerators of the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) Field Office Caraga reached out to the Mamanwa tribal communities in Sitio Lusong, Barangay Puting Bato in continue reading : Listahanan ensures inclusion of hard-to-reach communities in AgNor

Madrid ascends as town embraces Community-Driven Development

In the Philippine setting, one of the identified contributors to poverty is the lack of opportunities, especially in availing basic services that are critical to the upliftment of one’s status in life. When the Kapit-Bisig Laban sa Kahirapan – Comprehensive and Integrated Delivery of Social Services National Community-Driven Development Program (KC-NCDDP) was implemented in Caraga continue reading : Madrid ascends as town embraces Community-Driven Development

DSWD Caraga Provides Augmentation Support to Davao Region, SOCCSKSARGEN

The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) Field Office Caraga provided augmentation support to DSWD Field offices XI and XII to provide assistance to the Disaster Response Operation for the 6.6 Magnitude Earthquake that hit Southern Mindanao.   At 09:04 AM of the 29 October 2019, a 6.6 Magnitude Earthquake struck the region, with continue reading : DSWD Caraga Provides Augmentation Support to Davao Region, SOCCSKSARGEN

Social Workers Review Performance, Enhance Capacity in Handling Adoption, Foster Care Cases

The DSWD through the Adoption Resource and Referral Unit (ARRU), conducted its Program Implementation Review for its Adoption and Foster Care Program, which was attended by social workers from the different provinces, cities/municipalities, family courts, and the regional residential care facilities, on October 21-25, 2019 at Amontay Beach Resort, Nasipit, Agusan del Norte. The activity continue reading : Social Workers Review Performance, Enhance Capacity in Handling Adoption, Foster Care Cases

Lumads in Caraga convene at 2019 IP Summit

Tribal groups from different part of Caraga gathered recently during the Indigenous Peoples Summit 2019 in Butuan City to celebrate their participation and contribution in nation-building and at the same time raise concerns that their communities are facing. The one-day summit, which was organized by the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) Field Office continue reading : Lumads in Caraga convene at 2019 IP Summit

DSWD Holds Consultation Dialogue for its Statutory Programs

To ensure that the statutory programs of the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD), Field Office Caraga conducted its annual Consultation Dialogue with Regional Trial Court Judges, Clerks of Courts, and Integrated Bar of the Philippines representatives on October 18, 2019 at Almont Hotel Inland Resort, Butuan City.     The objective of the continue reading : DSWD Holds Consultation Dialogue for its Statutory Programs