Mandate Vission Mission Values


To provide assistance to local government units, non-government organizations, other national government agencies, people’s organizations,  and other members of civil society in effectively implementing programs, rojects and services that will alleviate poverty and empower disadvantaged individuals, families, and communities for an improved quality of life.

We envision a society where the poor, vulnerable and disadvantaged are empowered for an improved quality of life. Towards this end, DSWD will be the world’s standard for the delivery of coordinated social services and social protection for poverty reduction by 2030.

To develop, implement and coordinate social protection and poverty reduction solutions for and with the poor, vulnerable and disadvantaged.

Respect for Human Dignity
Service Excellence