Manila assured care for children
Mayor Honey Lacuna (middle) led the Children's Month Celebration in Manila with (left) Vice Mayor Yul Servo and (from right) City Treasurer Jasmin Talegon and Manila social welfare chief Re Fugoso, among others. Behind Lacuna are (to her left and right) PESO chief Fernan Bermejo, MHD head Dr. Arnold ‘Poks‘ Pangan and Dennis Lacuna. (JERRY S. TAN)

Best care for children assured in Manila

ENSURING the health of children in their first 1,000 days. This, according to Mayor Honey Lacuna, had been among the city government of Manila's foremost

Caravan of social protection programs
The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) conducts information caravan on Thursday, June 15, in Tuguegarao City to discuss various social protection programs and services to Local Social Welfare and Development Officers in the region.

DSWD rolls out info caravan of social protection programs, services in Cagayan Valley

As part of its efforts to bring social protection programs and services closer to its beneficiaries, the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) launched

Steven T. Tan and Rex Gatchalian
DSWD Secretary Rex Gatchalian (right) and SM Supermalls President Steven T. Tan sign the Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) expanding the SM Government Services Express to include the DSWD in 21 locations nationwide. The MOA signing was held at the SM Mall of Asia Music Hall, Friday (May 26).

DSWD inks deal with SM Supermalls for more accessible social services

The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) sealed a partnership with SM Supermalls to make social welfare programs and services more accessible to its

DSWD and New Zealand digitalization partnership
(From left to right) Resource Generation and Management Office Head Catherine Grace M. Lagunday, Social Welfare Institutional Development Bureau Assistant Director Edna Sacedor, Operations Group Undersecretary Jerico Francis L. Javier; Special Projects Undersecretary Eduardo M. Punay, Secretary Rex Gatchalian; New Zealand Ambassador to the Philippines Peter Kell; and Ms. Fiat Bisda of the Embassy of New Zealand in the Philippines.

DSWD explores partnership with New Zealand gov’t on program digitalization, streamlining

True to its commitment to provide innovative ways to implement social welfare services and developmental interventions to the public, Department of Social Welfare and Development