DSWD-7 celebrates 4Ps milestone, partnership in Negros Oriental

A couple of weeks after the Province of Negros Oriental rejoiced in their Buglasan Festival, or celebrations of thanksgiving for the abundant harvest, they once again celebrated another milestone as 249 households from the Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program (4Ps) graduated from the program. The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) Field Office VII conducted continue reading : DSWD-7 celebrates 4Ps milestone, partnership in Negros Oriental

Communities in Santa Fe, Cebu show effective partnership with KALAHI-CIDSS for pandemic preparedness

Santa Fe, one of the three municipalities situated in the Bantayan islands of Cebu province, is a recipient of disaster-response projects from DSWD’s program for poverty reduction, the Kapit-Bisig Laban sa Kahirapan Comprehensive and Integrated Delivery of Social Services (KALAHI-CIDSS). Pre-pandemic, this island municipality was a destination for both local and foreign tourists with its continue reading : Communities in Santa Fe, Cebu show effective partnership with KALAHI-CIDSS for pandemic preparedness

Home for Girls goes environmentally friendly for its 28th Anniversary

The Home for Girls (HFG) celebrated its 28-year anniversary. HFG is a haven for young girls who have experienced abuse or exploitation. It extends its care and nurturing not only to its residents but also to the surrounding area. This year’s celebration has the theme “Care for the Earth Means Care for the Children,” which continue reading : Home for Girls goes environmentally friendly for its 28th Anniversary

DSWD-7 provides hot meals to stranded individuals

The Department of Social Welfare and Development Field Office VII (DSWD-7) provides assistance to locally stranded individuals (LSIs) due to Tropical Storm Paeng on October 29, 2022. DSWD Field Office VII’s Crisis Intervention Section (CIS) provided hot meals for breakfast for the 250 stranded individuals in Cebu City port. The Department also coordinated with the continue reading : DSWD-7 provides hot meals to stranded individuals

4Ps beneficiaries avail services from partner NGAs

The Department of Social Welfare and Development Field Office VII (DSWD-7) provides various social interventions to 95,682 Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program (4Ps) partner-beneficiaries through its different partner national government agencies (NGAs). “The main goal of the 4Ps is to send healthy children to school. However, our partner-beneficiaries can only avail of the program if their continue reading : 4Ps beneficiaries avail services from partner NGAs

Boljoon, Cebu sees the result of needs’ prioritization for development

The municipality of Boljoon, Cebu received four (4) sub-projects from DSWD’s Kapit-Bisig Laban sa Kahirapan Comprehensive and Integrated Delivery of Social Services (KALAHI-CIDSS), a result of the community’s participation and volunteerism in the 11 barangays of the town. Two access roads in Brgy. Lower Becerril and Brgy. El Pardo, with a combined length of 0.974 continue reading : Boljoon, Cebu sees the result of needs’ prioritization for development