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DSWD6 releases P7.7M for Capiz Yolanda survivors DSWD inks pact with UN-Habitat, LGUs for Yolanda housing project DSWD: make tourist destinations PWD-friendly Ajuy typhoon survivors receive P9M shelter aid DSWD: payment of ESA to be completed by end of January 2015 Bringing opportunities for the marginalized sector
 
DSWD6 releases P7.7M for Capiz Yolanda survivors

DSWD6 releases P7.7M for Capiz Yolanda survivors

PANAY, Capiz-The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) released P7.7 million on Saturday (November 22, 2014) for residents here whose houses were damaged by typhoon Haiyan locally [...]

DSWD6 releases P7.7M for Capiz Yolanda survivors
DSWD inks pact with UN-Habitat, LGUs for Yolanda housing project

DSWD inks pact with UN-Habitat, LGUs for Yolanda housing project

BAYBAY, Roxas City, Capiz-The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) today (November 22, 2014) inked a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the United Nations – Habitat and Local [...]

DSWD inks pact with UN-Habitat, LGUs for Yolanda housing project
DSWD: make tourist destinations PWD-friendly

DSWD: make tourist destinations PWD-friendly

ILOILO City-The head of the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) Field Office VI here urged on Monday (November 17) those in the tourism industry to make tourist destinations [...]

DSWD: make tourist destinations PWD-friendly
Ajuy typhoon survivors receive P9M shelter aid

Ajuy typhoon survivors receive P9M shelter aid

AJUY, ILOILO – Lolita Panday, 58, clasps her hands as she tries to calm herself. Mixed feelings of anxiety and excitement engulf her as she waits for her name to be called on stage. Lolita just [...]

Ajuy typhoon survivors receive P9M shelter aid
DSWD: payment of ESA to be completed by end of January 2015

DSWD: payment of ESA to be completed by end of January 2015

DSWD Secretary Corazon Juliano-Soliman promised on Wednesday (November 12) that the payment of emergency shelter assistance (ESA) to those with totally and partially damaged houses when typhoon [...]

DSWD: payment of ESA to be completed by end of January 2015
Bringing opportunities for the marginalized sector

Bringing opportunities for the marginalized sector

By Maricar Calubiran San Agustin is 18 kilometers away from the town proper of Valderrama, and is subdivided by rivers and mountains. In this village live the Indigenous Peoples’ (IP) Group of [...]

Bringing opportunities for the marginalized sector
DSWD6 releases P7.7M for Capiz Yolanda survivors

DSWD6 releases P7.7M for Capiz Yolanda survivors

22 November 2014

PANAY, Capiz-The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) released P7.7 million on Saturday (November 22, 2014) for residents here whose houses were damaged by typhoon Haiyan locally known Yolanda. The fund was intended for 110 core shelter recipients who each got P70,000 for the construction of their houses. No less than DSWD regional director […]

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DSWD inks pact with UN-Habitat, LGUs for Yolanda housing project

DSWD inks pact with UN-Habitat, LGUs for Yolanda housing project

22 November 2014

BAYBAY, Roxas City, Capiz-The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) today (November 22, 2014) inked a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the United Nations – Habitat and Local Government Units of Capiz and Iloilo for the construction of housing units for survivors of typhoon Haiyan locally known as Yolanda. The project, known as Post […]

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DSWD: make tourist destinations PWD-friendly

DSWD: make tourist destinations PWD-friendly

19 November 2014

ILOILO City-The head of the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) Field Office VI here urged on Monday (November 17) those in the tourism industry to make tourist destinations PWD-friendly. Speaking in front of owners of hotels and restaurants, tourism officers from different provinces, academe representatives, tour guides and transport sector, DSWD regional director […]

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Ajuy typhoon survivors receive P9M shelter aid

Ajuy typhoon survivors receive P9M shelter aid

14 November 2014

AJUY, ILOILO – Lolita Panday, 58, clasps her hands as she tries to calm herself. Mixed feelings of anxiety and excitement engulf her as she waits for her name to be called on stage. Lolita just learned that she will be receiving P30,000 worth of check as emergency shelter assistance (ESA) from the government. “This […]

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DSWD: payment of ESA to be completed by end of January 2015

DSWD: payment of ESA to be completed by end of January 2015

13 November 2014

DSWD Secretary Corazon Juliano-Soliman promised on Wednesday (November 12) that the payment of emergency shelter assistance (ESA) to those with totally and partially damaged houses when typhoon Yolanda lashed in Western Visayas will be finished by end of January 2015. Soliman emphasized this during her meeting with governors, congressmen and mayors of Panay Island held […]

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Bringing opportunities for the marginalized sector

Bringing opportunities for the marginalized sector

11 November 2014

By Maricar Calubiran San Agustin is 18 kilometers away from the town proper of Valderrama, and is subdivided by rivers and mountains. In this village live the Indigenous Peoples’ (IP) Group of Iraynon-Bukidnon, one of the two ethnographic groupings – the Ati and Bukidnon, scattered throughout the Western Visayas. These IP groups live in less […]

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Post Yolanda: Houses built for Capiznons, Ilonggos

Post Yolanda: Houses built for Capiznons, Ilonggos

08 November 2014

A BOY kept rolling his toy train in the newly finished floor. Another was pulling a string attached to his toy truck in his brand new house. In an adjacent abode was a woman who was busy putting wax on her floor. Just a block away, a lady gave a sigh of relief as she […]

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Post Yolanda: Erlina begins to earn P600 a day again

Post Yolanda: Erlina begins to earn P600 a day again

08 November 2014

BALASAN, Iloilo- With a house located at the outskirt of Balasan, Iloilo, their community was one of those wrecked by typhoon Yolanda. In Sitio Camote, only one house appeared to have stood the storm and the rest were damaged. Worst, their source of livelihood, which is oyster or talaba culture, was crippled. Fifty-five-year-old Erlina Ramirez, […]

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DSWD holds community dialogue in Aklan

DSWD holds community dialogue in Aklan

08 November 2014

IBAJAY, Aklan-Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) Undersecretary Mateo Montaño yesterday (November 7) held a dialogue with barangay leaders of Nabas and Ibajay. “DSWD has always aimed of reaching sitios, barangays and villages. We are now realizing this dream as we are reaching all the people even in far-flung and mountainous areas through Pantawid […]

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Pantawid student grantee walks away from home for a dream

Pantawid student grantee walks away from home for a dream

03 November 2014

He brought nothing but only determination in life when he walked away from home to follow his dream to become a policeman. For the very first time that he parted from his family, Wythaniel Armilla of Maravilla St., Brgy. 3, Poblacion, E.B. Magalona in Negros Occidental, never doubted the life waiting for him when he […]

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Capiz child exemplar reminds Filipinos to be resilient

Capiz child exemplar reminds Filipinos to be resilient

31 October 2014

It was her first time to set foot in Manila. It was one of her unforgettable moments. Getting into a trip from Roxas City to Iloilo by bus, taking a van from Iloilo City to the Airport, and boarding a plane from there to the country’s capital. These happened to her like a dream. She […]

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Dev’t partners satisfied with Listahanan implementation

Dev’t partners satisfied with Listahanan implementation

28 October 2014

ILOILO CITY — Development partners are satisfied with the way the DSWD is implementing the National Household Targeting System for Poverty Reduction (NHTS-PR) in the country. Director Vincent Andrew Leyson, national project manager of NHTS-PR or Listahanan, revealed that both World Bank (WB) and Asian Development Bank (ADB) expressed satisfaction and said the project is […]

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DSWD: Put children in the loop

DSWD: Put children in the loop

01 November 2014

JORDAN, Guimaras-The head of the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) regional office here called on Local Government Units (LGUs) to ensure the representation of children in their respective Local Development Councils. DSWD regional director Ma. Evelyn B. Macapobre said, “Let me emphasize that with the Local Government Code, the LGUs are free to […]

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104-year-old social pensioner awarded as oldest living centenarian

24 October 2014

Social pensioner 104-year-old Albarito Villarba of Brgy. Crespo, Sara, Iloilo was awarded and recognized as one of the oldest living centenarians by the Iloilo Provincial Social Welfare and Development Office (PSWDO) during the 2014 Awarding of Centenarians and Elderly Filipino Week Culminating Activity at the Grand Hotel on Monday (October 20). Villarba, is one of […]

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Another firm offers to help Pantawid Pamilya beneficiaries

Another firm offers to help Pantawid Pamilya beneficiaries

13 October 2014

DSWD 6 director Ma. Evelyn B. Macapobre (right) shakes hands with Mr. William H. Martirez (left), country director of Micro-Insure Brokers Philippines Inc. after the signing of a memorandum of agreement for the provision of micro insurance to the beneficiaries of the Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program. Under the agreement, which was made possible through the […]

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WV child exemplar reminds Ilonggos to protect environment

WV child exemplar reminds Ilonggos to protect environment

07 October 2014

TYPHOON Yolanda unleashed its fury in Panay Island almost a year ago but it failed to topple the spirit of a 10-year-old boy from Antique. Instead, it taught him a lesson. Mark Lovel Bedona, 10 years of age, a pupil of Lacayon Elementary School in Bugasong, Antique and winner in the regional DSWD Search for […]

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5,000 Pantawid Pamilya beneficiaries  join Family Day in Iloilo

5,000 Pantawid Pamilya beneficiaries join Family Day in Iloilo

30 September 2014

ILOILO CITY — MORE than 5,000 family-beneficiaries of Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program trooped to the Iloilo Freedom Grandstand in Iloilo City on Sunday, September 28, 2014 in celebration of the Pantawid Pamilya Family Day and Convergence Caravan. The beneficiaries came from the six districts of Iloilo City – Molo, Mandurriao, La Paz, Jaro, City Proper […]

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`Being a solo parent is not a hindrance’

`Being a solo parent is not a hindrance’

28 September 2014

She gave her face a gentle tap and squeezed her arm several times. She still cannot believe it. She and her three children have just climbed the stage and were awarded as this year’s Huwarang Pantawid Pamilya. Forty-eight-year-old Gemma Tanutan of Lemery , Iloilo, along with her kids Jawo, Gibb, and Jebie received a plaque […]

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DSWD supports project for Out-of-School Youth

DSWD supports project for Out-of-School Youth

25 September 2014

Department of Social Welfare and Development regional director Ma. Evelyn Macapobre signs the commitment of support for the implementation of the “Abot-Alam” Project, a nationwide campaign and strategy with the preliminary goal of targeting all out-of-school youth in the country and reintegrating them to their communities. The project, which is being spearheaded by the Department […]

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Search on for Exemplary Pantawid Pamilya Children

16 September 2014

THE nationwide search for exemplary children who are covered by the Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program is now ongoing. Joel P. Galicia, Assistant Regional Director of the Department of Social Welfare and Development 6 (DSWD6), said the Search aims to recognize children aged 10 to 14 years old who are not only compliant to the conditions […]

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DSWD6 ends distribution of relief goods

16 September 2014

PRESS STATEMENT Recently, radio reports surfaced on relief goods allegedly left idle and soon-to-expire noodles at the Iloilo Sports Complex. We want to inform the public that we have already cleared the Iloilo Sports Complex of DSWD goods on September 3, 2014. The remaining goods were transferred to our rented warehouse where they are being […]

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Unicef reviews services for kids after ‘Yolanda’

Unicef reviews services for kids after ‘Yolanda’

12 September 2014

Officials of the United Children’s Fund (Unicef) led by Fergus Thomas (third from left), Humanitarian Advisor of Department for International Development (DFID) Field Team and Sarah Norton-Saal (fifth from right), Chief of Child Protection Section pose for a souvenir photo with DSWD Assistant Regional Director Joel Galicia (fourth from left), Institutional Development Division Chief Rebecca […]

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