PROVINCIAL SOCIAL WELFARE AND DEVELOPMENT OFFICE
Develop plans and programs, formulate measures for the approval of the Sanggunian and provide technical support and assistance to ensure the delivery of basic services and provision of adequate facilities relative to social welfare development, population and nutrition. Identify the basic needs of the needy, the disadvantaged and impoverished, develop measures to alleviate their problems and help improve their living conditions. Provide relief and appropriate crisis intervention for victims of abuse and exploitation. Facilitate the implementation of welfare programs for the disabled, the elderly, and victims of drug addiction, etc.