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DSWD encourages beneficiaries to report incidence of politicking using 4Ps

Quezon City - The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) reminds the beneficiaries of the Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino program (4Ps) that neither a political party nor any election candidate can have them delisted from or enlist them in the Program. “As 4Ps beneficiaries, we encourage you to provide feedback to the DSWD on any candidate who states that he or she has the authority to delist or remove a beneficiary from the Program.  Report such incidence through the Program’s ...

4Ps concluded FDS on MaPa

 Quezon City - The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD has concluded the Family Development Session (FDS) Module on Masayang Pamilya (MaPa) under its Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program (4Ps).  This was aired via Facebook Live on March 31, 2022. The FDS module on MaPa series which was developed in coordination with the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) and the Parenting for Lifelong Health (PLH) - Philippines, the episode focused on the topics One-on-One Time Kasama ang Anak, Pakikipag-Usap sa ...

DSWD-4Ps fast-tracks data assessment for MCCT

Quezon City - The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) is fast tracking the enumeration of beneficiaries under the Modified Conditional Cash Transfer (MCCT) to validate their registration in the Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program or 4Ps. The MCCT Program was launched in 2012 to reach out to families who are poor and are in a more vulnerable and disadvantaged situation but were not covered by the enumeration under the Listahanan.  The MCCT beneficiaries include the Homeless Street Families (HSF), ...

4Ps beneficiaries now enjoy benefits of transactional accounts

Following the national government’s thrust of an inclusive financial system, the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) has shifted to a more efficient and safe transaction account for cash grants distribution and other financial transactions for the beneficiaries of the Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program (4Ps). With the shift from a cash card to a transaction account, the 4Ps beneficiaries can now receive funds from other sources and store their money in the account which can help them save more ...

DSWD, DILG, COMELEC sign agreement to insulate 4Ps, other social services from politics

In time for the upcoming national and local elections, Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) Secretary Rolando Joselito D. Bautista led  the signing of a tripartite memorandum of agreement (MOA) with  Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) Secretary Eduardo Año represented by Undersecretary Jonathan Malaya,  and  Commission on Elections (COMELEC) Chairperson Saidamen B. Pangarungan for a strengthened implementation of public policy on the insulation of social protection programs from political intervention on March 24. The policy is covered ...