MANILA – An official of the Commission on Elections (Comelec) on Wednesday supported a bill seeking to allow members of vulnerable sector, particularly senior citizens, to cast their votes by mail.
Marikina Rep. Stella Quimbo on Wednesday said she filed a bill that would allow senior citizens to mail their ballots in the 2022 elections, should the Covid-19 crisis continues to be a problem at that time.
Former Vice President Jojo Binay is urging fellow senior citizens to stay active and healthy during the coronavirus pandemic.
Mayor Vico Sotto gives cash incentives to Pasig City's senior citizens aged 90, 95 and 100.
Opposition Senator Leila de Lima is pushing for free immunization to members of the elderly sector since the majority of them are “susceptible to viruses.”
For the first time, the City of Zamboanga provided cash aid to persons with disabilities.
After three months of home quarantine, Mayor Jerry Treñas allows Iloilo's lolo and lolas to head out to malls
Senator Nancy Binay has recently introduced a proposed legislation that seeks to protect senior citizens from fraudulent activities such as scams and phishing.
Giving COVID-19 amelioration money to all senior citizens - including those who are not working - may harm the government's social amelioration program, Sen. Panfilo Lacson said Sunday.
Bayan Muna Party-list group has warned that not allowing senior citizens to go out under the general community quarantine (GCQ) guidelines will definitely make the large percentage the country’s population “unemployed.”
Don't impose unfair restrictions on seniors during the quarantine period. Senator Panfilo Lacson made the plea after denouncing the government's decision to limit the movement of senior citizens during the coronavirus lockdown. Lacson…
Senate Minority Leader Franklin Drilon urged the government Thursday (April 30) to clarify its rule banning senior citizens from going out of their homes even in areas under general community quarantine (GCQ).
There are senior citizens who are healthier and with stronger immune systems than their younger counterparts. Why prohibit them from going out of their homes due to their age?
Senior citizens will be allowed to go out to obtain essential goods or for work permitted in industries and offices during the imposition of the enhanced community quarantine (ECQ) and general community quarantine (GCQ), Malacañang…
House committee on labor chair Eric Pineda urged the government to somehow relax its current restrictions against senior citizens from going outside their respective residences especially during the upcoming implementation of general…
Senator Leila De Lima wants all senior citizens to receive cash assistance from the government to weather the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) crisis, regardless of their income or eligibility for monthly pension.
The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) on Monday said that senior citizens or those aged 60 years old and over should be allowed to enter supermarkets and groceries during the Luzon wide enhanced community quarantine.
Here's a message from a senior citizen politiko to other older adults. Former Vice President Jojo Binay asked fellow senior citizens to take health precautions, such observing proper hand hygiene and avoiding watching movies outside!-->!-->!-->…
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.
Senior citizens need not wait to reach 100 years old to get cash incentives from the government.
Senator Lito Lapid wants the "presence and voice" of senior citizens in local governance and legislation.
ACT-CIS party-list has filed a bill allowing senior citizens to receive their centenarian cash gift as early as the age of 75 until they reach 100.
Manila Mayor Isko Moreno has signed an agreement with Jollibee Food Corp. to hire senior citizens and PWDs or persons with disabilities
Tinitiyak ni Pasay City Mayor Emi Calixto na prayoridad ng lokal na pamahalaan ng Pasay ang serbisyo para sa mga senior citizens.