DSWD resumes validation of poor households for Listahanan 3

The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) has resumed the validation phase for the third-round of assessment of Listahanan or the National Household Targeting System for Poverty Reduction (NHTS-PR). Listahanan is an information management system that aims to establish a database of poor households that will serve as a basis of the Department in continue reading : DSWD resumes validation of poor households for Listahanan 3

Left photo: DSWD Secretary Rolando Bautista (right) joins other government officials during the launching of “Mask BIDA Laban sa COVID-19,” a face mask distribution project of the government for beneficiaries of the Social Amelioration Program (SAP). Right Photo: DSWD Undersecretary Rene Glen Paje hands face masks to a resident of Sitio Milagrosa, Barangay San Roque, Antipolo City during the community distribution in the area.

SAP beneficiaries receive face masks, hygiene kits from anti-COVID 19 Task Groups

Beneficiaries of the Social Amelioration Program (SAP) from the Province of Rizal received medical grade face masks and hygiene kits from the National Task Force (NTF) Against COVID-19, the Inter-Agency Task Force for the Management of Emerging Infectious Diseases (IATF-EID), and the Coordinated Operations to Defeat Epidemic (CODE) as part of government efforts to protect continue reading : SAP beneficiaries receive face masks, hygiene kits from anti-COVID 19 Task Groups

DSWD launches uSAPtayo website to receive SAP-related grievances

The public can now register online their grievances on the Social Amelioration Program (SAP) and expect timely and appropriate responses from the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) as the Agency launched today, August 13, the uSAPtayo website. The uSAPtayo website provides an online platform to enable the public to ask questions and submit continue reading : DSWD launches uSAPtayo website to receive SAP-related grievances

DSWD warns public against fake social media pages, groups on SAP

The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) warned the public against social media pages and groups that are posting and sharing fake information regarding the Social Amelioration Program (SAP). DSWD cautioned citizens that these pages and groups contain fake reports that aim to misinform the public or gather personal information which can be used continue reading : DSWD warns public against fake social media pages, groups on SAP

DSWD vows unhampered service as more staff test positive for COVID-19

The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) assured its commitment to deliver unhampered public service amid the ongoing pandemic even as more of its personnel have tested positive for COVID-19. To date, a total of 434 personnel have been affected by the health crisis. Of this number, 123 are confirmed cases with 74 active continue reading : DSWD vows unhampered service as more staff test positive for COVID-19

DSWD appeals anew to seniors, PWDs to send representatives to claim SAP aid

The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) once again reminded  senior citizens and persons with disability (PWD) to avoid going outside to claim their cash subsidies under the Social Amelioration Program (SAP) and other aid from the Department, but, instead send their authorized representatives. DSWD is implementing manual and digital distribution methods through financial continue reading : DSWD appeals anew to seniors, PWDs to send representatives to claim SAP aid

DSWD explains reduction of eligible beneficiaries for SAP second tranche

The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) explained the reasons on the reduction in the number of qualified beneficiaries for the second tranche of the Social Amelioration Program (SAP) to 14,117,957. DSWD said that one reason for the decrease is the stringent validation and deduplication process that was conducted to ensure that only qualified continue reading : DSWD explains reduction of eligible beneficiaries for SAP second tranche

Qualified PUV drivers included in SAP – DSWD

In order to address concerns received by the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) on the limited number of drivers of Transport Network Vehicle Service (TNVS) and Public Utility Vehicle (PUV) that are in the certified list of the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB), the Department explained that qualified PUV drivers are continue reading : Qualified PUV drivers included in SAP – DSWD

DSWD distributes P63.2 billion to 9.7 million SAP 2 beneficiaries

The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) has distributed a total of P63.2 billion to more than 9.7 million family-beneficiaries of the second tranche of the emergency cash subsidy under the Social Amelioration Program (SAP). As of August 5, the subsidy has already been provided to more than 1.3 million Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program continue reading : DSWD distributes P63.2 billion to 9.7 million SAP 2 beneficiaries

Survey result affirms DSWD delivered much needed aid amid pandemic

The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) said that the result of the survey conducted by the Social Weather Station (SWS) showing that 72% of Filipinos say that they received money-help from the government is an affirmation that the Department was able to deliver the much needed aid for Filipinos amid the pandemic. The continue reading : Survey result affirms DSWD delivered much needed aid amid pandemic