Monthly pensions of indigent senior citizens will soon be delivered door-to-door –DSWD

February 15, 2016 by · Comments Off on Monthly pensions of indigent senior citizens will soon be delivered door-to-door –DSWD 

By Leilani S. Junio

MANILA, Feb. 15 (PNA) — The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) said on Monday it will soon adopt on a nationwide scale the door-to-door delivery of the monthly pensions of indigent senior citizens.

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(Feature) DSWD intensifies efforts to provide more sustainable income to Pantawid Pamilya households

September 9, 2015 by · Comments Off on (Feature) DSWD intensifies efforts to provide more sustainable income to Pantawid Pamilya households 

By Leilani S. Junio

MANILA, Sept. 6 (PNA) — The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) said over the weekend it is set to intensify its efforts in providing sustainable livelihood income to beneficiaries of the Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program (4Ps) in 2016.

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DSWD proposes PhP104.2-billion budget for 2016

September 2, 2015 by · Comments Off on DSWD proposes PhP104.2-billion budget for 2016 

MANILA, Sept. 1 — The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) presented on Tuesday before the House of Representatives Appropriations Committee its proposed budget for 2016.

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(Feature) DSWD seeks support of academe, other sectors to ensure success of 'Oplan Balik Bahay, Sagip Buhay' program

August 29, 2015 by · Comments Off on (Feature) DSWD seeks support of academe, other sectors to ensure success of 'Oplan Balik Bahay, Sagip Buhay' program 

By Leilani S. Junio

MANILA, Aug. 24 (PNA) — The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) said on Monday it is continuously seeking the support of both public and private institutions and other sectors to ensure the success of the "Oplan Balik Bahay, Sagip Buhay (OBBSB)" program as a way to address the long-pressing problem of street dwellers in the National Capital Region (NCR).

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(Feature) DSWD chief to the poor: Do not be lured with promises of money for insecure future

May 2, 2015 by · Comments Off on (Feature) DSWD chief to the poor: Do not be lured with promises of money for insecure future 

By Leilani S. Junio

MANILA, May 1 (PNA) — In the wake of the 11th-hour stay of the execution of Mary Jane Veloso for drug trafficking in Indonesia this week, Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) Secretary Corazon J. Soliman is advising the public, particularly the vulnerable sector of the poor, to be watchful and careful of some unscrupulous people who may use them in their illicit work.

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DSWD partners with NHA for sustainable livelihood communities

April 14, 2015 by · Comments Off on DSWD partners with NHA for sustainable livelihood communities 

MANILA, April 13 — The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) and the National Housing Authority (NHA) has strengthened their partnership by signing a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) to support the implementation of the Cash for Building Livelihood Assets (CBLA) Project.

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4Ps beneficiaries in Region 1 share stories of transformation with DSWD Secretary

March 3, 2015 by · Comments Off on 4Ps beneficiaries in Region 1 share stories of transformation with DSWD Secretary 

SAN FERNANDO, La Union, March 2 — The parent leaders’ dialogue with the Department of SWD Secretary ‘Dinky’ Soliman recently held in Urdaneta City was filled with stories of change from simple men and women representing 216,395 registered Pantawid Pamilya beneficiaries in Region 1, now bearers of enhanced values, assertiveness, and active partnership in the local communities.

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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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