DSWD helps more than 12,000 STY Egay-affected families

Posted on: September 11, 2023
Giving financial support to the families affected by Super Typhoon Egay, the Department of Social Welfare and Development Field Office CAR (DSWD-FOCAR) has now paid more than  ₱119,871,000 to 12, 957 families in the region through its  Emergency Cash Transfer (ECT) Program. In Abra, 12, 571 out of 12, 704... Read More

Ifugao pilots Project LAWA in CAR

Posted on: September 11, 2023
To mitigate the impact of El Niño,  Project LAWA or Local Adaptation to Water Access was launched on August 31 in several regions of the country including the Cordillera Administrative Region. It aims to develop sustainable solutions and implement interventions that will lessen the challenges faced by the communities during... Read More

DSWD FO CAR continues to provide assistance to TY Egay affected communities

Posted on: August 22, 2023
CORDILLERA ADMINISTRATIVE REGION – Notwithstanding the effects of Typhoon Egay’s aftermath, Assistant Regional Director for Administration (ARDA) Enrique Gascon, Jr. facilitated the 2-day payout of Assistance to Individuals in Crisis Situations (AICS) in the municipalities of Bangued and La Paz last 11 August 2023. There were 2,000 target beneficiaries for... Read More

Social Welfare Agency promotes child protection through SHIELD Program

Posted on: August 15, 2023
Cordillera Administrative Region- The Department of Social Welfare and Development here continues to promote child rights through its Strategic Helpdesks for Information, Education, Livelihood and other Developmental Interventions (SHIELD) against Child Labor Program. The SHIELD against Child Labor Program aims to strengthen efforts at the community level through the establishment... Read More