The House of Representatives wants a better, smoother system of distributing financial aid under the government’s social amelioration program (SAP), House Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano said on Friday..
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President Rodrigo Duterte has ordered the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) and Department of Interior and Local Government to give the monthly social amelioration program (SAP) and Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Pilipino…
In a move to promote transparency, the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) has posted the names of beneficiaries of the Social Amelioration Program (SAP) on the websites of its field offices (FOs).
Vice President Leni Robredo said the government should be transparent with the selection of beneficiaries as local officials bear the brunt of criticisms over the delayed distribution of cash subsidy under the Social Amelioration Program…
The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) on Thursday said it has adopted the recommendation of the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) to include eligible families of barangay health workers, daycare…
Senate President Vicente “Tito” Sotto III called on the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) Sunday (April 19) to post the names of individuals who received cash assistance under the Special Amelioration Program (SAP) for the…
Netizens have poked fun of House Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano after he mistakenly identified himself as one of those who will benefit from the government’s social amelioration program amid the ongoing Luzon lockdown due to the coronavirus…
The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) reported on Tuesday that over 630,000 workers have been displaced either by temporary closure or flexible work arrangements due to the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) pandemic.
Senator Leila De Lima is pushing for the passage of a law that will grant a P10,000 cash incentive to senior citizens who reach 80 years old and 90 years old.
The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) reported there are now 10,000 families or 43,681 persons taking temporary shelter in 217 evacuation camps in the Calabarzon Region.
The House of Representatives of approved on second reading the proposed institutionalization of Malasakit Centers in state-run hospitals.
The House of Representatives on Tuesday approved Joint Resolution No. 22 authorizing the government to buy “palay" or unmilled rice directly from farmers to help them survive amid the weakening farm-gate prices due to the rice tariffication…
The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) is currently devising its approach to the shift from cash to rice allocation for its 4.4 million Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program (4Ps) beneficiaries.
Senator Ronald dela Rosa has proposed the creation of crisis centers throughout the country that will cater to the needs and well-being of street children.
Senator Lito Lapid has filed a bill seeking to exempt indigent college graduates from paying fees for government-administered professional examinations.
Senator Bong Revilla has filed a measure to institutionalize elderly care to ease the burden of poor families who are unable to provide care and support their aging loved ones.
Senior Citizen party-list Rep. Francisco Datol has asked the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) to lay the groundwork for the operation of National Commission of Senior Citizens at the soonest time.
Militant party-list group Kabataan has accused President Rodrigo Duterte of turning the government into a “horror house” following the appointments of some retired military officers in his cabinet.
MANILA -- Around 5,000 beneficiaries of the government’s “Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program (4Ps)” have waived their cash grants for others to benefit as their lives have dramatically improved, the Department of Social Welfare and…
Senator Win Gatchalian wants the P16 billion budget for Tertiary Education Subsidy (TES) be "fully utilized."
Senator Loren Legarda: Relief goods ng Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) dapat nakaporma na
The chairman of the House of Representatives ways and means committee on Friday called on the Bureau of Customs (BOC) to donate the 50,000 bags of smuggled rice from Thailand to the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) to aid…