DSWD Secretary urges higher budget for DOH to serve poor

DSWD Secretary urges higher budget for DOH to serve poor

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews/24 July) – Social Welfare Secretary Judy Taguiwalo said there should be a bigger budget allocation for the Department of Health (DOH) to provide easier acces ...

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1.5M households enrolled in 4Ps out of poverty – DSWD

1.5M households enrolled in 4Ps out of poverty – DSWD

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews/15 February) -- Around 1.5 million of the 4.4 million household beneficiaries of the Pantawid Pampamilyang Pilipino Program (4Ps) across the country have bee ...

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68,000 households in Davao region removed from 4Ps

68,000 households in Davao region removed from 4Ps

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews/17 August) – Sixty-eight thousand households in Region 11 have been removed from the Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program (4Ps) during the first half of this ...

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DOH wants to include malaria measures in CCT program

DOH wants to include malaria measures in CCT program

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 29 Apr) – The Department of Health is considering the inclusion of malaria measures into the conditionalities of its partnership with the Department of Soc ...

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DSWD appeals to beneficiaries: update addresses to avoid being delisted from 4Ps program

DSWD appeals to beneficiaries: update addresses to avoid being delisted from 4Ps program

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 2 April) – The Department of Social Welfare and Development asked beneficiaries of its modified conditional cash transfer program to inform their social wo ...

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Koronadal Christmas bazaar showcases products by ‘poorest of the poor’

Koronadal Christmas bazaar showcases products by ‘poorest of the poor’

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews / 1 Dec) – The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) in Region 12 opened in nearby Koronadal City over the weekend a Christmas bazaar ...

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DSWD Region 12 seeks ways to address needs of nearly a million poor children

DSWD Region 12 seeks ways to address needs of nearly a million poor children

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews/03 Nov) -- The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) is working on various interventions to address the basic needs and uplift the liv ...

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DSWD mulls raise in grants under CCT program

DSWD mulls raise in grants under CCT program

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews/30 September) -- The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) is studying the possibility of increasing the financial grants under the na ...

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DSWD-12 wants to enlist 105,232 more households into 4Ps program

DSWD-12 wants to enlist 105,232 more households into 4Ps program

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews / 13 Aug) – The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) in Region 12 is targeting to enlist an additional 105,232 poor households in the ...

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Region 12, ARMM get P6.36B for 4Ps

Region 12, ARMM get P6.36B for 4Ps

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews/28 July) -- The national government has released a total of P6.36 billion in cash grants in the last three years to beneficiaries of its flagship co ...

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3,600 more households in Region 12, ARMM included in 4Ps program

3,600 more households in Region 12, ARMM included in 4Ps program

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews / 4 June) – Around 3,600 more poor households in Region 12 and parts of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) were enlisted in the last fi ...

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Public warned against recruitment of 4Ps beneficiaries

Public warned against recruitment of 4Ps beneficiaries

ZAMBOANGA CITY (MindaNews/02 June) – The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) in Region IX warned the public against unscrupulous people who are enrolling members i ...

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4Ps program to reach 4.3 million household by 2015 – DSWD

4Ps program to reach 4.3 million household by 2015 – DSWD

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews / 29 May) – The national government’s flagship conditional cash transfer program is seen to reach around 4.3 million household-beneficiaries by 2015 ...

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DepEd-12 to tap women under 4Ps program to help out in ALS

DepEd-12 to tap women under 4Ps program to help out in ALS

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews / 9 April) – The Department of Education (DepEd) in Region 12 will mobilize women covered by the national government’s conditional cash transfer pro ...

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4Ps, electric coop loans among those cited for citizen audit

4Ps, electric coop loans among those cited for citizen audit

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 21 Nov) – The implementation of the Pangtawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program (4Ps) or Conditional Cash Transfer (CCT) and loans obtained by the electric cooper ...

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DSWD, TESDA forge partnership to improve skills in Region 12

DSWD, TESDA forge partnership to improve skills in Region 12

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews/28 September)-- The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) in Region 12 has forged an agreement with the Technical Education and Skills ...

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DSWD-12 readies for national poverty survey

DSWD-12 readies for national poverty survey

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews/09 September) -- The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) in Region 12 is set to deploy some 2,649 field workers in various parts of ...

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Second family poverty survey slated in Region 12

Second family poverty survey slated in Region 12

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews/05 September)-- The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) in Region 12 is set to assess the socio-economic status of 775,335 household ...

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Crowded

Crowded

Beneficiaries of 4Ps or conditional cash transfer program flock at an ATM booth in Kabacan, North Cotabato on Monday, August 19, 2013. MindaNews Photo by Keith Bacongco ...

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10,000 families added to 4Ps in R-12, ARMM

10,000 families added to 4Ps in R-12, ARMM

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews/17 June) -- The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) has enlisted in the last three months around 10,000 more poor households in Regi ...

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DSWD to open first water purifying station in Isulan

DSWD to open first water purifying station in Isulan

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews/20 May) -- The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) is set to open the country’s first-ever community-owned water purifying station i ...

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DSWD-12 wants 4Ps recipients enrolled in SSS

DSWD-12 wants 4Ps recipients enrolled in SSS

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews/22 April) -- The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) in Region 12 has linked up with the Social Security System (SSS) to provide the ...

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Gov’t spends P2.5B for conditional cash grants in Region 12

Gov’t spends P2.5B for conditional cash grants in Region 12

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews/05 March) -- Nearly P2.5 billion has been poured into the government’s controversial conditional cash transfer program called the Pantawid Pamilyang ...

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11,000 MILF families to be part of cash-for-work program

11,000 MILF families to be part of cash-for-work program

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews / 26 February) – Around 11,000 families of active members of the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) in parts of Region 12 and the Autonomous Regio ...

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DSWD-12 launches ‘anti-epal’ poll campaign

DSWD-12 launches ‘anti-epal’ poll campaign

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews/15 February) -- The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) Region 12 has launched a massive awareness campaign to dissociate the nation ...

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DSWD strengthens compliance and monitoring systems for 4Ps

DSWD strengthens compliance and monitoring systems for 4Ps

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews/21 October) -- The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) in Region 12 has strengthened its compliance and monitoring systems for the g ...

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