• 02 October 2016
QUEZON CITY, Oct. 2 -- Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) Secretary Judy M. Taguiwalo (5th from left) beams as she poses for a souvenir photo with singer/actor Ogie Alcasid, Jr, President of the   Organisasyon ng mga Pilipinong Mang-Aawit (OPM), Inc. after the awarding of certificates to newly-accredited Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) and registered, licensed and accredited Social Welfare and Development Agencies (SWDAs) on Monday during the Department’s Flag Raising Ceremony in Central Office, Batasan. Also in photo (from left to right) are OPM Executive Director Dinah Remolacio, OPM Corporate Secretary Dingdong Avanzado, DSWD Standards Bureau Director Marites Maristela, DSWD Undersecretary Mae Fae Ancheta-Templa, and DSWD Assistant Secretary Malou Turalde. The Certificate of Accreditation is accorded to civil society organizations (CSOs) to render them eligible to avail of funding from partner-government agencies as an implementer of a program or as beneficiary.  On the other hand, the SWDAs are also given Certificate of Registration, License to Operate, and Certificate of Accreditation for them to legally implement social welfare and deve ...Read more

Sueno: Be not afraid to volunteer forMASA MASID

 CENTRAL  02 October 2016
Sueno: Be not afraid to volunteer for MASA MASID   “People should not fear volunteering in the MASA MASID (Mamamayang Ayaw sa Anomalya, Mamamayang Ayaw sa Iligal na Droga) program. It will not be known who reports what. Reports will be validated and the validation will be fast since it is b ...Read more

DSWD provides cash-for-work to El Nino-affected residents in Quirino

 CENTRAL  02 October 2016
QUEZON CITY, Oct. 2 -- The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) announced that through its Field Office II in Carig Sur, Tuguegarao City, it has been able to provide assistance to Filipinos affected by the El Nino phenomenon in the region.  DSWD Sec. Judy M. Taguiwalo said that t ...Read more