“TIYAGA LANG”: A story of success amidst hardships of Nico Cañaveral Ellorde and his family

Nico Cañaveral Ellorde, a board passer in the licensure examination for mechanical engineers, was a former beneficiary of the Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program (4Ps) and has now become an engineer.  The department takes pride in the accomplishments of this person, who hails from a single-parent household under the care of Mrs. Venus C. Ellorde, an continue reading : “TIYAGA LANG”: A story of success amidst hardships of Nico Cañaveral Ellorde and his family

DSWD Bicol distributes over PHP6.8-M cash aid to Project LAWA at BINHI partner-beneficiaries in Catanduanes

      The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) Field Office 5 successfully distributed a total of PHP 6,809,800.00 in cash assistance to 862 partner-beneficiaries of the Risk Resiliency Program (RRP) Project LAWA and BINHI in five municipalities in Catanduanes. The payout was fully completed from July 8-10, 2024. The project covered five continue reading : DSWD Bicol distributes over PHP6.8-M cash aid to Project LAWA at BINHI partner-beneficiaries in Catanduanes

From Beneficiary to a Champion of Hope: Roxanne Gil’s Journey with AICS

Angel in Red Vest. Roxanne Gil, SWO from CIS-AICS Tigaon Satellite Office serves as the paymaster during Ayuda sa Kapos Ang Kita Program (AKAP) Payout in Ocampo, Camarines Sur.   Roxanne Gil’s inspiring journey from an educational assistance beneficiary to a dedicated Social Welfare Officer II at the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) continue reading : From Beneficiary to a Champion of Hope: Roxanne Gil’s Journey with AICS

From Shores to Communities: Expanding stewardship towards Panganiban’s progress

Mangroves are vital to coastal ecosystems because of their economic, social, and environmental benefits. Aside from being a haven for marine life, it serves as a natural coastal barrier of communities from the impacts of storm surges. Another significance of mangroves is their role in mitigating the effects of climate change. A mangrove can absorb continue reading : From Shores to Communities: Expanding stewardship towards Panganiban’s progress

DSWD Bicol Disburses P2.6 Million in Cash Relief to Fire Victims in First Half of 2024

  The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) Bicol has successfully disbursed P2.6 million in cash relief assistance to victims of fire incidents across the region in the first half of 2024. This significant support aims to help affected families recover and rebuild their lives.   Through the Assistance to Individuals in Crisis Situation continue reading : DSWD Bicol Disburses P2.6 Million in Cash Relief to Fire Victims in First Half of 2024

DSWD Bicol Extends Immediate Aid to Fire Victims in Camarines Sur and Albay Province

                  The Department of Social Welfare and Development Field Office 5 (DSWD FO 5), through its Disaster Response Management Division (DRMD) and Municipal SWAD Action teams, provided relief assistance worth PHP 111,133.23 on Tuesday, July 2, 2024, to 13 families affected by separate fire incidents in the continue reading : DSWD Bicol Extends Immediate Aid to Fire Victims in Camarines Sur and Albay Province

12 Partner LGUs complete DSWD’s Project LAWA at BINHI Implementation in the Bicol Region

                        Legazpi City – Out of the 15 recipient municipalities, the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) Field Office 5 has successfully completed the implementation of Project LAWA and BINHI in its 12 partner Local Government Units in the Bicol Region. As of continue reading : 12 Partner LGUs complete DSWD’s Project LAWA at BINHI Implementation in the Bicol Region

DSWD KALAHI-CIDSS lauds volunteers, partners in Bicol

The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) Field Office V through the Kapit-Bisig Laban sa Kahirapan – Comprehensive and Integrated Delivery of Social Services (KALAHI-CIDSS) honored exemplary community volunteers and partners during the 10th Regional BayanI Ka! Awards on Thursday, June 27 at Uma Hotel and Residences, Naga City, Camarines Sur.   The BayanI continue reading : DSWD KALAHI-CIDSS lauds volunteers, partners in Bicol

LGUs, Community Volunteers to unite in Community-Driven Development Congress of DSWD KALAHI-CIDSS

The Community-Driven Development (CDD) Congress of the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) Field Office V through the Kapit-Bisig Laban sa Kahirapan – Comprehensive and Integrated Delivery of Social Services (KALAHI-CIDSS) is set to take place on June 26-27 at Summit Hotel, Naga City, Camarines Sur. The event will be participated by 76 municipalities continue reading : LGUs, Community Volunteers to unite in Community-Driven Development Congress of DSWD KALAHI-CIDSS

DSWD Bicol Capacitates LGUs and QRTs on Humanitarian Supply Chain Management in Camarines Sur

    Naga City – The Disaster Response Management Division (DRMD) of the Department of Social Welfare and Development Field Office 5 (DSWD FO 5) conducted a training session on logistics and warehouse management for humanitarian supply chains from June 19 to 21, 2024, at Villa Rosita Hotel, Naga City, Camarines Sur. 33 staff members continue reading : DSWD Bicol Capacitates LGUs and QRTs on Humanitarian Supply Chain Management in Camarines Sur