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OWWA ACCEPTS APPLICATIONS FOR OFW VICTIMS OF STORM 'LAWIN'

October 28, 2016
OWWA ACCEPTS APPLICATIONS FOR OFW VICTIMS OF STORM 'LAWIN'

OWWA Officer-in-Charge Carmelina F. Velasquez said that starting today,   

 

Friday, 28 October 2016, the Overseas Workers Welfare Administration (OWWA) will be accepting application on the agency’s Financial Assistance to affected OWWA Member-OFW Families in areas hardest hit by typhoon ‘Lawin’.

 

Claimants for the said one-time monetary aid are OWWA members/and their families in the  areas devastated by typhoon Signal number  5, as declared by  the National Disaster Risk Reduction Management Council (NDRRMC), namely: CAGAYAN, ISABELA, KALINGA, APAYAO, NORTHERN ABRA , and ILOCOS NORTE

 

Entitled  to  receive the  financial assistance  are the following:    

Active OWWA members per member/family     P3,000.00 

Non-active  OWWA member/family                   P1,500.00

 

OFWs qualified to the said  aid   are advised to immediately  get in touch with the following OWWA Regional Welfare Offices (RWOs)  for the requirements/details:

RWO 1                                     -                        09088634250/09276207300

RWO 11                                    -                       09189653746/09175047915

RWO CAR                                -                        09999949296/09175001294