DSWD 7 calls nomination for 2024 Huwarang Pantawid Pamilya

The Department of Social Welfare and Development Field Office VII (DSWD) seeks new family ambassadors for the Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program (4Ps). The search is open to all family beneficiaries of the 4Ps and must consist of a father, mother, child, or children, solo parents, and their child or children. The Huwarang Pantawid Pamilya aims continue reading : DSWD 7 calls nomination for 2024 Huwarang Pantawid Pamilya

DSWD feeding program to benefit over 150k children in Central Visayas in 2024

Some 150,637 young children will be supplemented with food based on their caloric needs as the Supplementary Feeding Program is set to start the implementation of Cycle 14 which spans the academic year 2024-2025. SFP helps combat hunger by giving food provision to children ages 3 to 4 years old enrolled in Child Development Centers continue reading : DSWD feeding program to benefit over 150k children in Central Visayas in 2024

DSWD 7 launches AKAP program to aid low income earners from inflation

The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) Field Office 7 Central Visayas joins the nationwide simultaneous launch and payout of the Ayuda para sa Kapos Ang kita Program, or AKAP, on May 18, 2024. The newly launched program by the government aims to protect low-income earners from inflation that severely affects their buying power continue reading : DSWD 7 launches AKAP program to aid low income earners from inflation

DSWD 7 radio program: Ikaw ug ang DSWD Kauban sa Kabag-ohan goes on air anew

The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) Field Office 7 radio program Ikaw ug ang DSWD Kauban sa Kabag-ohan goes on air again over DYHP RMN Cebu 612 KHz to continue giving correct information to the public and counters misinformation and disinformation. The radio program runs every Sunday from 10:00 to 11:00 in the continue reading : DSWD 7 radio program: Ikaw ug ang DSWD Kauban sa Kabag-ohan goes on air anew

Angels in Red Vests battle it out in the DSWD FO7 SportsFest 2024 Women’s Volleyball Championship

The atmosphere inside the AVRC gym last Tuesday, May 7, 2024, hits a different kind of heat as the budding rivalry of the Yellow and Green Team faces off in an all-out war for the Women Volleyball Championship for the season finale of DSWD FO7 Sports Fest 2024. Both teams showed impressive games intensified by continue reading : Angels in Red Vests battle it out in the DSWD FO7 SportsFest 2024 Women’s Volleyball Championship

Social Pension starts 1K pension distribution to seniors using fund transfers to LGUs

About 181,044 beneficiaries in Central Visayas, or 60.52% of the 299,737 target beneficiaries, have already received the increased social pension stipend for the first semester using the fund transfer payout scheme based on April 2024 data. The increased stipend of Php 1,000 released on a semestral basis prompted DSWD to fast-track distribution using either the continue reading : Social Pension starts 1K pension distribution to seniors using fund transfers to LGUs

Negros Oriental, Siquijor LGUs start Project LAWA at BINHI Implementation

In time for the celebration of Earth Month in April of every year, the Department of Social Welfare and Development Field Office 7—Central Visayas, in collaboration with the Provinces of Negros Oriental and Siquijor, has started the implementation of Project LAWA at BINHI in selected municipalities. The Provincial Government of Siquijor started with its unified continue reading : Negros Oriental, Siquijor LGUs start Project LAWA at BINHI Implementation

From Farm to Classroom: A 4Ps Student Journey to Education

“Ang kalisod dili babag sa kalamboan, ang edukasyon maoy yawi sa kalamboan (Poverty is not the hindrance to success, but education is the key to success),” said Sahara Torres. Sahara came from an impoverished family in the town of San Jose, Negros Oriental. Born into humble circumstances, Sahara’s family constantly struggled, where meeting basic needs continue reading : From Farm to Classroom: A 4Ps Student Journey to Education