DSWD extends more than P22.7 million worth of relief aid to ‘Karding”-hit LGUs

In its continuing relief operations to assist the families and individuals affected by Super Typhoon Karding that hit Luzon island, the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) reported that, as of September 28, it has provided more than ₱22.7 million worth of food and non-food items (FNIs) as resource augmentation to concerned local government continue reading : DSWD extends more than P22.7 million worth of relief aid to ‘Karding”-hit LGUs

Number of applicants for Educational Assistance in Region 3 exceeds allotted funds

After 4 weeks of Educational Assistance Payout, DSWD Region 3 announced that the last schedule of payout will be tomorrow,  24 September 2022. This year’s allotted fund for Educational Assistance was ₱126,266,966 and the remaining funds as of 22 September 2022 is only ₱5,300,966 which is not enough to cater all remaining applicants.  The agency continue reading : Number of applicants for Educational Assistance in Region 3 exceeds allotted funds

DSWD launches online registration and licensing of SWDAs

Department of Social Welfare and Development Secretary Erwin T. Tulfo, together with (left-right) Information and Communication Technology Management Service Director III Christian Joseph Regunay, Standards and Capacity Building Group Undersecretary Denise Florence B. Bragas, SCBG Assistant Secretary Diana Rose S. Cajipe, and Standards Bureau Director Atty. Justin Caesar Anthony D. Batocabe, navigates the online platform continue reading : DSWD launches online registration and licensing of SWDAs

DSWD empowers organizations engaged in social welfare and development work

The Department of Social Welfare and Development provides orientations to non-profit organizations to capacitate them in performing their role in social welfare and development work In an effort to empower non-profit organizations in the country, the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) conducted a series of regional and provincial orientations on its regulatory policies continue reading : DSWD empowers organizations engaged in social welfare and development work

DSWD aims to improve social service delivery with proposed P196-B budget for 2023

In an effort to contribute to the country’s fight against poverty, the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) has proposed to the House Appropriations Committee a total budget of Php 196,775,408,000 for 2023, including the operations of its attached and supervised agencies. Secretary Erwin T. Tulfo said during the September 6 deliberation that “social continue reading : DSWD aims to improve social service delivery with proposed P196-B budget for 2023

DSWD, NACC lead IRR signing of Foundling Recognition and Protection Act

Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) Secretary Erwin T. Tulfo (4th from left), National Authority for Child Care (NACC) Executive Director, Undersecretary Janella Estrada (center), and representatives from various national government agencies sign the Implementing Rules and Regulations (IRR) of Republic Act (RA) No. 11767 or the “Foundling Recognition and Protection Act.” Department of Social Welfare continue reading : DSWD, NACC lead IRR signing of Foundling Recognition and Protection Act