DSWD group homes conduct Family Day activities
Davao City (9 October) -- The DSWD Group Home for Girls (GHG) and Substitute Home Care for Women (SHCW) conducted a Family Dialog and Family Thanksgiving Day on September 24 and 25. The first day began with an Open House followed by a Bazaar, Holy Mass and a Consultation Dialog with Parents and Legal Adviser. In the evening, a Dinner and Socialization strengthened the solidarity among wards, parents and center staff.
The Family Thanksgiving Day on the second day featured a Lecture on Family Relationship discussed by Rev. Arnel Tan, DXFE Manager. Partners and Friends of the Homes were honored during the Program that ensued then guests shared a Thanksgiving Lunch. Finally, in the afternoon, center residents were primed for Out-On-Pass and eventually were discharged to their respective families.
Other visitors who participated were some Municipal Social Welfare and Development Officers, Church Leaders, DSWD Retainer Lawyer Emmanuel Galicia Jr., DSWD Regional officials, NGO Representatives and DepEd Officials. (DSWD XI/degsduron) [top]