DSWD 6 reminds public vs. tampering with relief supplies

Iloilo City – The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) Field Office VI reminded the public that tampering with the agency’s relief goods is punishable by law. Regional Director Ma. Evelyn Macapobre said private individual, groups or even other government agencies are not allowed to deface, put labels or repack either intentionally or unintentionally continue reading : DSWD 6 reminds public vs. tampering with relief supplies

WV’s Best Center-Based Social Worker initiates program for child participation, health, education

MANAGEMENT of cases of Children in Conflict of the Law (CICL) is already a tough job. However, this lady social worker shone even more as she instituted mechanisms to ensure children’s participation in policy development, and their health protection and education. Rhea Baclay-Valdellon, Social Welfare Office II, fondly called “Rhey” by her friends and colleagues, continue reading : WV’s Best Center-Based Social Worker initiates program for child participation, health, education

DSWD 6 vows to continue good service following high approval rating

Iloilo City – Following its high approval ratings, the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) Field Office 6 vows to continue improving its social protection services, especially to the poor and vulnerable sectors in Western Visayas. This pronouncement was made by Regional Director Ma. Evelyn Macapobre after the agency garnered the highest approval rating continue reading : DSWD 6 vows to continue good service following high approval rating

21 Antique students receive free educational tablets

LAUA-AN, Antique- The Department of Social Welfare and Development turned-over 21 educational tablets to high school and college students here to assist them in the blended learning program. The turn-over of the gadgets was led by Assistant Secretary for Specialized Programs Rhea Peñaflor, DSWD-6 Assistant Regional Director for Operations Delia Bagolcol and Mayor Francisco Baladjay continue reading : 21 Antique students receive free educational tablets

17 DSWD Center residents receive educational tablets

SEVENTEEN residents of the Regional Rehabilitation Center for Youth in Nueva Valencia, Guimaras received educational tablets to assist them in the demands of the new modality in learning while still inside the facility. Those who received the tablets were 12 high school and college students and five elementary pupils who are readying to take the continue reading : 17 DSWD Center residents receive educational tablets

DSWD6 provides P4-M relief assistance to flash-flood victims in Negros Occidental

The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) Field Office VI has provided P4-M worth of Family Food Packs (FFPs) to flash-flood affected families in the Province of Negros Occidental. The flash-flood was due to the rains and thunderstorms brought by a Tail-end of a frontal system forecasted by PAG-ASA. The weather disturbance caused flash-floods continue reading : DSWD6 provides P4-M relief assistance to flash-flood victims in Negros Occidental

Balete town completes P13.6M hospital-like quarantine facilities

The town of Balete, Aklan has completed its P13. 6 hospital-like community-based quarantine facilities to cater to the needs of the residents, returning OFWs, and locally stranded Individuals infected with the highly contagious Coronavirus disease. The P13.6 million projects were funded under the Kapit Bisig Laban sa Kahirapan – Comprehensive and Integrated Delivery of Social continue reading : Balete town completes P13.6M hospital-like quarantine facilities

Pavia completes P13.1M COVID-19 response projects

The town of Pavia, Iloilo has completed its P13. 1 COVID-19 response projects that include a quarantine facility to cater to the needs of the returning OFWs and locally stranded Individuals. The P13.1 million projects were funded under the Kapit Bisig Laban sa Kahirapan – Comprehensive and Integrated Delivery of Social Services- Disaster Response Operations continue reading : Pavia completes P13.1M COVID-19 response projects

Overcoming unemployment through Kalahi-CIDSS

Margery Tadaya lost her job when the food catering service she worked at Iloilo City temporarily closed because of the pandemic. She overcame her unemployment by working as a laborer in the Kalahi-CIDSS project. Margery, along with five other women were hired as laborers in the fabrication of 177 handwashing facilities and installation of canopies continue reading : Overcoming unemployment through Kalahi-CIDSS