BAYOMBONG, Nueva Vizcaya (PIA) - - The national government through the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) gave financial assistance to frontline barangay workers.
Provincial Social Welfare and Development Officer Flordelina Granada said the close to P5 million worth of assistance was given to the Barangay Health Workers (BHWs), Barangay Nutrition Workers (BNSs) and Barangay Tanods (BTs) of the 275 barangays of the province.
“Each recipient received P2,500.00 as assistance for their being frontline workers in their respective communities in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic,” she said.
Granada said the financial assistance was given through the DSWD’s Assistance for Individuals in Crisis Situations (AICS). (MDCT/BME/PIA Nueva Vizcaya)