EMERGENCY SUBSIDY-SOCIAL AMELIORATION PROGRAM (SAP)

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Former rebels to receive aid from DSWD

The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD), as a member of National Task Force on Ending Local Armed Conflict (NTF-ELCAC), continues to help former rebels to start their lives anew and return to the ...
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A driver’s “fare” share to the public

When the government announced that public transportation will be allowed to come back this week, the news brought a huge relief to drivers, as they can finally return to work and provide for their families ...
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DSWD assures all SAP beneficiaries will receive aid due them

The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) assured that it will not close its books on the Social Amelioration Program (SAP) until all target beneficiaries have received the assistance due them. DSWD Secretary Rolando ...
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Left Photo: A staff of DSWD Field Office V distributes financial assistance to families affected by the tremor that hit several towns in Masbate. Despite the emergency situation, beneficiaries followed the minimum health protocol by wearing their face masks and maintained social distancing while waiting for their turn to receive their cash assistance. Right Photo: Members of the DSWD Field Office V disaster team join a Municipal Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council meeting.

DSWD assists quake-hit areas in Masbate

Following the magnitude 6.6 earthquake that hit the province of Masbate on August 18, the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD), through its Field Office (FO) V, has immediately extended assistance to affected local ...
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A single mother’s struggle amidst the pandemic

For most low-income beneficiaries, the emergency subsidy that they received from the Social Amelioration Program (SAP) was allotted for food and other daily necessities. However, for single mother, Erlinda Dela Peña, the cash assistance has helped ...
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DSWD intensifies workplace safety measures to prevent, mitigate COVID-19

As more of its employees test positive for COVID-19, the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) has intensified its health and safety measures and protocols to prevent and mitigate the spread of the virus ...
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