DSWD opens isolation facility in San Agustin Romblon

The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) continues to capacitate community-volunteers through the implementation of Kapit Bisig Laban sa Kahirapan-Comprehensive and Integrated Delivery of Social Services (KALAHI-CIDSS) Kapangyarihan at Kaunlaran sa Barangay (KKB) sub-projects. The Php 900k extension of the multi-purpose hall in Brgy. Poblacion, San Agustin, Romblon will serve as an isolation facility continue reading : DSWD opens isolation facility in San Agustin Romblon

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48 Romblon families receive livelihood grants under the BP2 program

The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) MIMAROPA has provided livelihood settlement grants to 45 families in the province of Romblon under the “Balik Probinsya, Bagong Pag-Asa” (BP2) and Sustainable Livelihood Program. The displaced families are from the municipalities of Sta. Fe, Odiongan, Calatrava and Magdiwang. According to Regional Program Coordinator (RPC) Jacqueline C. continue reading : 48 Romblon families receive livelihood grants under the BP2 program

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DSWD MIMAROPA turns over 6 sub-projects in Gloria OrMin

Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) MIMAROPA turned over 10.5M worth of sub-projects in various communities in the Municipality of Gloria, Oriental Mindoro. The community led sub-projects were under the DSWD KALAHI-CIDSS Kapangyarihan at Kaunlaran sa Barangay (KKB). The recently completed subprojects include the concreting of access roads in Barangays Alma Villa, Balete, Maligaya, continue reading : DSWD MIMAROPA turns over 6 sub-projects in Gloria OrMin

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Ferrol, Romblon receives a new Php 2.8 million-worth isolation facility from KALAHI-CIDSS MIMAROPA

Ferrol, Romblon receives a new Php 2.8 million-worth isolation facility from Kalahi-CIDSS MIMAROPA Department of Social Welfare and Development Field Office MIMAROPA recently turned over a Php 2.8 million-worth community-identified quarantine facility/evacuation center to Barangay Tubigon in Ferrol Romblon. The newly constructed quarantine facility and evacuation center are under the DSWD’s flagship anti-poverty program Kapit-Bisig continue reading : Ferrol, Romblon receives a new Php 2.8 million-worth isolation facility from KALAHI-CIDSS MIMAROPA

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DSWD KALAHI-CIDSS turns over school buildings in Magsaysay town

DSWD KALAHI-CIDSS turns over school buildings in Magsaysay town The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) MIMAROPA recently turned over 4-classroom school buildings with complete amenities to Barangay Lourdes and Barangay Nicolas in Municipality of Magsaysay, Occidental Mindoro. The educational facilities were funded around P6M each under Kapangyarihan at Kaunlaran sa Barangay (KKB) of continue reading : DSWD KALAHI-CIDSS turns over school buildings in Magsaysay town

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DSWD MIMAROPA trains LGUs to sustain Kalahi-CIDSS subprojects

The Department of Social Welfare and Development – MIMAROPA held the first of the two workshops for local government unit (LGU) representatives to ensure that Kalahi-CIDSS projects in the region are sustainable and are able to continue to deliver intended benefits to the community. LGU representatives from Occidental Mindoro, Oriental Mindoro, and Romblon attended the continue reading : DSWD MIMAROPA trains LGUs to sustain Kalahi-CIDSS subprojects

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The Wharf of Bancalaan: Reaching the Heart of Balabac, Palawan

For the longest time, Diana Abdula, 33, haven’t thought that her feet would be able to step on a hard concrete wharf in their far flung barangay in Balabac, Palawan. For the longest time, there’s no other way out but a 100-meter walk over a creaking – sometimes slippery – rickety wooden wharf under the continue reading : The Wharf of Bancalaan: Reaching the Heart of Balabac, Palawan

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Quenching the Thirst to Progress: A barangay in Balabac, Palawan’s journey towards clean, potable water

When the water services in Metro Manila were suddenly cut off early March in 2019, a fiasco ensued. Residents from all walks of life lined up for water. Social media were saturated with disappointed, angry comments, just like how the streets of the nation’s capital were suddenly filled with rows of water containers, pails, and continue reading : Quenching the Thirst to Progress: A barangay in Balabac, Palawan’s journey towards clean, potable water

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