DSWD opens photo exhibit depicting adoptive families

February 15, 2016 by · Comments Off on DSWD opens photo exhibit depicting adoptive families 

MANILA, Feb. 15 — The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) spearheaded on Monday the opening and viewing of a photo exhibit depicting “happy images of adoptive parents and adopted children” for the 2016 Adoption Consciousness Week celebration.

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DSWD, partner sectors urge public support for legal adoption advocacy

February 15, 2016 by · Comments Off on DSWD, partner sectors urge public support for legal adoption advocacy 

By Leilani S. Junio

MANILA, Feb. 15 (PNA) — The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) together with partners from various sectors, government agencies and adoptive families urged the nation to support the advocacy of legal adoption as a way to help abandoned and neglected children find and have families of their own.

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Sharing of Adoption Journey

February 15, 2016 by · Comments Off on Sharing of Adoption Journey 

160215165841This month of love, the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD), together with its partner agencies, raises public awareness on homeless children waiting to have their own families as it leads the nationwide celebration of Adoption Consciousness Week from Feb. 15 to 24, 2016. Bea Marie Palace (center), Adoptee from Norfil Foundation Inc., shares her story during the Launching of the 2016 Adoption Consciousness Celebration at the Philippine Information Agency (PIA) Auditorium, Visayas Avenue, Quezon City on Monday (Feb. 15, 2016). With her (from left) are Officer-in-Charge Assistant Bureau Director Rosalie D. Dagulo and Director Pacita D. Sarino of the DSWD-Protective Services Bureau; Carissa and Melissa Moran of Adoptive Family from Kaisahang Buhay Foundation. (PNA photo by Johnny D. Guevarra)
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(Feature) DSWD presses campaign on easing of court process on adoption

February 21, 2015 by · Comments Off on (Feature) DSWD presses campaign on easing of court process on adoption 

By Leilani S. Junio

MANILA, Feb. 19 (PNA) — The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) is exerting more efforts aimed at easing the judicial process of adoption while intensifying awareness campaign on the importance of adopting abandoned and neglected children needing a safe, secure and loving home.

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