DSWD and partners hold solo parent summit in South Cotabato 

KORONADAL CITY — Hundreds of solo parents in South Cotabato joined a summit held here Friday, a government official said, as lawmakers and advocates pushed for more benefits and privileges to millions of solo parents across the country. Representatives of different government agencies,  local government units, and advocates also attended the day-long activity spearheaded by continue reading : DSWD and partners hold solo parent summit in South Cotabato 

Government releases livelihood grants of poor family associations in Central Mindanao

KORONADAL CITY – The central government has released Thursday proposed livelihood grants of ninety-four poor family associations, a social welfare official said,  as the state stepped-up campaign in helping improve the lives of vulnerable sectors across the region. In a ceremony held Thursday at the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) office covered court continue reading : Government releases livelihood grants of poor family associations in Central Mindanao

Families of dead passengers and survivors of road mishap in South Cotabato town get assistance from DSWD

KORONADAL CITY — Survivors and families of passengers killed in a road accident on Tuesday in remote village of T’boli town in South Cotabato received assistance from the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD), a senior government official said Thursday. At least  20 people died, mostly children, and 14 others injured when the ill-fated continue reading : Families of dead passengers and survivors of road mishap in South Cotabato town get assistance from DSWD

DSWD attends to needs of survivors, families of passengers killed in road mishap in South Cotabato 

KORONADAL CITY – The Department of Social Welfare and Development assured aid to the families of the victims of a road accident in remote village of T’boli town in South Cotabato that left 20 people dead and scores of others injured, a senior social welfare official said Wednesday. The ill-fated forward cargo truck, carrying mostly continue reading : DSWD attends to needs of survivors, families of passengers killed in road mishap in South Cotabato 

DSWD condoles with families who lost loved ones in tragic road accident in South Cotabato town

KORONADAL CITY —  The Department of Social Welfare and Development offered sympathies to the families who lost loved ones in a road accident in remote village of T’boli town in South Cotabato.  At least twenty people died and scores of others wounded Tuesday when the truck they were riding in fell into a deep ravine continue reading : DSWD condoles with families who lost loved ones in tragic road accident in South Cotabato town

DSWD, parent leaders group conduct dialogue for RA-11310 IRR

KIDAPAWAN CITY — The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) and a group of parent leaders showed a united front in the face of ongoing consultations across the country for the implementing rules and regulations (IRR) crafting of a pro-poor law signed by President Rodrigo Duterte this year that will ensure children’s health and continue reading : DSWD, parent leaders group conduct dialogue for RA-11310 IRR

DSWD trains enumerators for assessment of poor households in R12

KORONADAL CITY —Workers hired by the government started their full-scale training over the weekend ahead of their deployment to assess poor household in Central Mindanao, the Department of Social Welfare and Development reported Monday. Sohra Pandi-Guialel, DSWD-12 chief of policy and plans division, said the first batch of enumerators, area coordinators and supervisors that will continue reading : DSWD trains enumerators for assessment of poor households in R12

DSWD urges rebel returnees to convince other comrades to surrender as government readies to provide assistance

BANGA, SOUTH COTABATO — A senior social welfare official urged rebel returnees Friday to help the state convince their comrades to return to the folds of the law, saying President Rodrigo Duterte administration is sincere in providing them livelihood and other needed support for their families. Cezario Joel Espejo, Department of Social Welfare and Development continue reading : DSWD urges rebel returnees to convince other comrades to surrender as government readies to provide assistance