Sec. Soliman, 11 National Government Agencies assess DSWD areas in Coron

Coron, Palawan – Secretary Corazon “Dinky” Juliano-Soliman of the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) led the Joint National and Regional Advisory Committee  meeting and field visit in Coron, Palawan last April 23-25, 2014. The activity is regularly conducted by the Department involving other National Government Agencies (NGAs) to strengthen operational mechanics and institutional continue reading : Sec. Soliman, 11 National Government Agencies assess DSWD areas in Coron

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The stronger ‘link’

Yolanda breeds new species. There is a blinding truth to the all-too-familiar belief that when one suffered an excruciating pain, one comes back a changed person. Ever-resilient. Ever-hopeful. Eternally optimistic. Six months ago, TS Yolanda wreaked havoc to a small island-barangay of Malawig in Coron, Palawan. On the very island where survivors witnessed the merciless continue reading : The stronger ‘link’

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DSWD MiMaRoPa to hire field staff for special validation

MALATE, MANILA- The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) Field Office IV-MiMaRoPa is now hiring eight (8) Area Supervisors and 39 Enumerators who will be assigned in the five island provinces of MiMaRoPa to complete the special validation of senior citizens this April 2014. DSWD needs three (3) enumerators (EN) in Marinduque; five (5) continue reading : DSWD MiMaRoPa to hire field staff for special validation

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DSWD distributes cash grant to ‘Yolanda-damaged’ households

BUSUANGA, PALAWAN- The Department of Social Welfare and Development ( DSWD) Region IV-MiMaRoPa in cooperation with the Local Government Unit of Busuanga began recently the distribution of Cash Assistance for rebuilding of houses damaged by super typhoon ‘Yolanda’, last April 9, 2014. One hundred eighty six (186) households from 10 barangays were enlisted to receive a continue reading : DSWD distributes cash grant to ‘Yolanda-damaged’ households

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‘Balut’ vendor helps build technical vocational school building

She attends barangay assemblies and actively participates in the activities of the Project by day. And by the time it gets dark, she walks towards the pier to sell ‘balut’ until the wee hours at night. This has been the routine of Jorivic Bautista, a resident of Barangay Dangay, Roxas, Oriental Mindoro, upon the arrival continue reading : ‘Balut’ vendor helps build technical vocational school building

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Kalahi-CIDSS community to build Technical Vocational school building

Roxas, Oriental Mindoro – Barangay Dangay held the groundbreaking ceremony of its Kalahi-CIDSS sub-project last March 28, 2014 at the Roxas Community College. The half-day activity was attended by the members of barangay local government unit headed by Hon. Eddie Forca, members of the Sangguniang Bayan, and several Kalahi-CIDSS community volunteers. Nonetheless, the event was continue reading : Kalahi-CIDSS community to build Technical Vocational school building

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