DSWD joins PCUP caravans, offers programs to impoverished communities

Through its active involvement in the Presidential Commission for the Urban Poor (PCUP) Mini Caravans, the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) continues to bring social welfare programs and services closer to poor communities around the country. Since the PCUP-led caravans began in July, they have provided as a platform for the DSWD and… Continue reading DSWD joins PCUP caravans, offers programs to impoverished communities

Philippine Army’s 53IB, TESDA concludes massage training for PWDs

Photo courtesy of 53rd Infantry "Matapat" Battalion

The Technical Education and Skills Development Authority – Region IX (TESDA-IX) and the Philippine Army’s 53rd Infantry “Matapat” Battalion (53IB) completed a 3-day Swedish Massage Training for Persons with Disabilities (PWDs) at 53IB Headquarters in Guipos, Zamboanga del Sur on Friday, August 6, 2021. The training, which included 20 PWDs, focused and explained how Swedish… Continue reading Philippine Army’s 53IB, TESDA concludes massage training for PWDs