DSWD Social Amelioration Program SAP Hotline Numbers

The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) has provided hotline numbers for inquiries on the Social Amelioration Program (SAP).

Video of children on a drinking spree goes viral again

The video of several children on a drinking spree has gone viral again less than a year after it became a trending topic in the internet.

List of evacuation centers in areas hit by Typhoon Yolanda

Here is a list of evacuation centers for those affected by Typhoon Yolanda in regions 7, 8 and CARAGA released Thursday by the DSWD.

Free LRT rides for senior citizens on October 8

Senior citizens will be treated to free train rides on Saturday, October 8, in line with the celebration of the Elderly Filipino Week (EFW) ...

DSWD, LGUs target zero streetchildren in NCR

I stumbled upon a press release from the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) on the government's website today, August 8...

Sampalan in 3D YouTube Video Removed

The Sampalan in 3D video, which showed two boys with ages around 8-10 years in a match that appeared as a slapfest, has been removed becaus...

Willie Revillame sued by DSWD for “child abuse”

The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) on Wednesday announced that it has officially filed a case against Willing Willing h...

Aquino orders study of KALAHI as a national program

President Benigno Aquino III on Thursday instructed the Cabinet cluster on human development for poverty reduction to study the resolution s...

Travel Clearance for Minors FAQ, Application Form Download

A travel clearance is a document issued by the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) to a Filipino child (below 18 years of ag...