DSWD continues to provide SSI projects in Caraga

Since its pilot implementation in Bunawan, Agusan del Sur, Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD), through the Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program (4Ps) has launched ten (10) projects under the Support Services Intervention (SSI) of the Modified Conditional Cash Transfer (MCCT) modality, as of today, March 17, 2021. The SSI is a unique feature of continue reading : DSWD continues to provide SSI projects in Caraga

Babae Serye: A widow’s hopeful journey amidst the pandemic

There is no greater loss than the loss of a loved one; especially losing a partner during the COVID-19 pandemic. After her husband, Christopher Betonio succumbed to kidney failure in February 2020, the 39-year old Jeneveve was devastated. She barely knew what she was going to do. “Ang ahong huna-huna napuno og mga pangutana. Nganong continue reading : Babae Serye: A widow’s hopeful journey amidst the pandemic

Babae Serye: Disability not a Hindrance for Pantawid Parent Leader

In 1992, when the reported cases of poliomyelitis totaled to 5,485 in the Western Pacific, a three-year old from Rosario, Agusan del Sur was one of them. Jimmilyn Roxas witnessed how her left leg changed gradually because of polio. From being healthy and normal, her leg became frail affecting her ability to walk. She was continue reading : Babae Serye: Disability not a Hindrance for Pantawid Parent Leader

4Ps Cash card checking, ongoing

The Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program (4Ps) Caraga continues to monitor the compliance of its beneficiaries through simultaneous checking of their cash cards. Even with the current risks posted by the pandemic, the field workers – Social Welfare Assistants, City/Municipal Links, Community Facilitators, Administrative Assistants, LGU Links among others, headed by their Social Welfare Officer III continue reading : 4Ps Cash card checking, ongoing

DSWD intensifies basa-pasa and wall-dikit as 4Ps FDS alternatives

Though the conduct of the Family Development Sessions (FDS) has been suspended since 2020, the provision of timely and relevant information to the beneficiaries of the Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program (4Ps) continue to reach the beneficiaries through the promotion of various FDS delivery modes. Based on the new 4Ps Operations Manual, FDS refers to appropriate continue reading : DSWD intensifies basa-pasa and wall-dikit as 4Ps FDS alternatives

MCCT-IP beneficiaries in AgSur town receive livelihood projects

After three (3) years of being placed on hold, the launching of two (2) livelihood projects under the MCCT-IP of Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program (4Ps) has finally been piloted in Bunawan, Agusan del Sur. The Poblacion General Merchandise and San Andreas Agrivet Supply have been funded through the Support Services and Intervention (SSI) modality of continue reading : MCCT-IP beneficiaries in AgSur town receive livelihood projects

Pantawid Pamilya awards winners for modified searches

It has been nine (9) months since the COVID-19 Pandemic erupted, and since, most activities of the Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program (4Ps) were put to a halt, postponed, or cancelled. This includes the annual conduct of national searches such as the Huwarang Pantawid Pamilya, and the Pantawid Exemplary Child. However, the National Program Management Office continue reading : Pantawid Pamilya awards winners for modified searches

More than just a piece of paper: Batang 4Ps shine in their education journey

For students, securing a Certificate of Completion for their studies is not merely receiving a piece of paper.  For Princess, Nicole, and Jean, it is part of a life-long dream to succeed and ensure the future of their family. Being children beneficiaries of Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program (4Ps), it is amazing how the three young continue reading : More than just a piece of paper: Batang 4Ps shine in their education journey