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Written by Cipriana A. Montierro

 

Office of the Municipal Social Welfare and Development

 


VISION

A society where the poor vulnerable and disadvantage families, communities are empowered for an improved quality of life.


MISSION

To provide intervention/opportunities that will uplift the living condition of the distressed, disadvantaged individual, families, groups and communities to enable them to become self-reliant and actively participate in National Development.

 

DUTIES AND FUNCTIONS

The Social Welfare and Development Office is mandated to care, protect and rehabilitate the segment of our population who has least in life in order for them to cope into normal social functioning.

The Office of the Municipal Social Welfare and Development shall enable its constituents and partners in social welfare development, to empower the needy, disadvantaged and marginalized sector to insure a self-reliant, self-sufficient and progressive community.


Specific Objectives:


The following are the packages of Social Service:

1. AID TO INDIVIDUAL IN CRISIS SITUATION (AICS) is the provision of cash assistance to individuals who are in crisis situation and has difficulty in meeting such needs like medical, funeral and others.
2. EMERGENCY SHELTER ASSISTANCE (ESA) is the aid given to individuals or families who are victims of calamities such as fire, typhoon and others.
a. PRE-MARRIAGE COUNSELLING (PMC) is the provision of counseling and lectures on responsible parenthood to couples that are going to be married.
b. REFERRAL- is the network with different government and non-government institutions in order to assist individuals or families avail of other services.
c. PERSONS WITH DISABILITY is the provision of assistance to persons with disability.
d. CHILD LABOR PROGRAM is an intervention for in and out of school youth.

 

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