Residents affected by strong earthquakes that struck Mindanao to get assistance, says DSWD

KORONADAL CITY — Residents affected by the recent strong earthquakes that struck large parts of Mindanao will get assistance from the government, the head of the Department of Social Welfare and Development Field Office XII (DSWD FO XII) said Monday. On Sunday morning, a magnitude 4.8 quake struck near Digos City in Davao del Sur, continue reading : Residents affected by strong earthquakes that struck Mindanao to get assistance, says DSWD

DSWD XII employees donate blood to Philippine Red Cross

KORONADAL CITY (Feb. 10) — The Department of Social Welfare and Development Field Office XII (DSWD FO XII recently conducted a bloodletting program as part of the agency’s 70th founding anniversary. Around 24 donor employees participated in the event where representatives from the Philippine National Red Cross collected 11 blood bags at the regional office continue reading : DSWD XII employees donate blood to Philippine Red Cross

DSWD-12 bares P8 Billion funding this year for social services

KORONADAL CITY — The Department of Social Welfare and Development Field Office No. XII (DSWD FO XII) disclosed Friday its financial allocation this year, a senior agency official said, citing the bulk of money will go to in need poor families covered by the state’s social services. Cezario Joel Espejo, regional director, said the budget continue reading : DSWD-12 bares P8 Billion funding this year for social services

DSWD-12 completes 472 Kalahi-CIDSS projects

Koronadal City—The Department of Social Welfare and Development in Region 12 has completed 472 of various community projects through one of its flagship poverty-alleviation programs, Kalahi-CIDSS, an agency official announced Thursday. Gemma N. Rivera, assistant regional director and Kalahi-CIDSS program manager of DSWD-12 said that the various completed projects were implemented in 17 municipalities in continue reading : DSWD-12 completes 472 Kalahi-CIDSS projects

DSWD 12 receives latest equipment for disaster response

KORONADAL CITY—Department of Social Welfare and Development in Region 12 received recently the latest state-of-the art satellite telecommunications and connectivity equipment as part of its continuing efforts to improve disaster-response operations. Bai Zorahayda T. Taha, DSWD 12 regional director said that the technology acquired by the agency is a result of collaboration with the International continue reading : DSWD 12 receives latest equipment for disaster response

“BATA: Iligtas sa Droga!” as the 2017 National Children’s Month Theme”

“BATA: Iligtas sa Droga!” as the 2017 National Children’s Month Theme”   The Council for the Welfare of Children (CWC) enjoins the support of member agencies, partners and stakeholders for a meaningful celebration of the National Children’s Month celebration through the conduct of activities aligned with its theme for 2017, Bata: Iligtas sa Droga! This continue reading : “BATA: Iligtas sa Droga!” as the 2017 National Children’s Month Theme”

Sultan Kudarat coastal towns to benefit P39.5 million DSWD Kalahi-CIDSS projects

Koronadal City—“Dahil sa layo ng aming lugar sa bayan, hindi na umabot ng buhay ang aking isang anak habang papunta kami sa pinakamalapit na ospital dahil sa sakit na diarrhea,” (Because our village is far from the town proper, I lost my child while on our way to the nearest hospital) says Aurelio C. Candado, continue reading : Sultan Kudarat coastal towns to benefit P39.5 million DSWD Kalahi-CIDSS projects