by Aljohn Florence Ata | April 20, 2021

Department of Social Welfare and Development of Surigao del Norte released the Assistance to Individuals in Crisis Situation (AICS) to 586 residents of the Municipality. Each beneficiary received the amount of 3000 pesos.

AICS is part of the protective services program of Department of Social Welfare and Development Office (DSWD) for the poor, marginalized and vulnerable or disadvantaged. Mrs. Nenita P. Plaza, MSWDO facilitated the payout and ensured that minimum health protocols were observed for the safety of all beneficiaries especially the PWDs, senior citizens, and pregnant women.

According to the MSWDO, the list of beneficiaries was identified by the DSWDO Regional Office.