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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Launching of the 2016 Adoption Consciousness Celebration

February 15, 2016 by · Comments Off on Launching of the 2016 Adoption Consciousness Celebration 

160215164312The Department of Social Welfare and Develpoment (DSWD) enjoins the nation to advocate the legal adoption and help abandoned and neglected children have families to call their own. Officer-in-Charge Assistant Bureau Director Rosalie D. Dagulo (left) of the DSWD-Protective Services Bureau stresses a point in her speech during the Launching of the 2016 Adoption Consciousness Celebration on Monday (Feb. 15, 2016) at the Philippine Information Agency (PIA) Auditorium, Visayas Avenue, Quezon City. The theme for this year’s celebration, “Legal na Ampon Ako: Anak na Totoo” (A Child Finds Worth in Legal Adoption), emphasizes that adopted children have the same rights as the biological ones.
(PNA photos by Johnny D. Guevarra)
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