ABOUT THE SERVICE
AICS is part of the City Social Welfare and Development Office (CSWDO) protective services for the poor, marginalized and vulnerable/disadvantaged individuals. The AICS has been implemented by the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) for decades for decades and has been adopted by various LGUs in the country. The program is in form of financial assistance to indigent individuals/families.
Financial assistance is defined as limited assistance either in cash or guarantee letters (to service provider) to individuals and families whose normal functioning has been hampered due to difficult situations brought about by dysfunctional situations that may be caused by poor health conditions, natural and man-made calamities and other crisis situations.
The assistance may be in the form of the following:
- Burial Assistance – assistance to shoulder funeral costs and related expenses, including, but not limited to cases of bringing home the bodies of their deceased loved one.
WHO CAN AVAIL?
- Poor or indigent individuals or families
- Members of informal sector, marginalized, vulnerable and disadvantage individuals
REQUIREMENTS: Funeral Contract Registered Death Certificate Barangay Certificate of Residency/Indigency with a purpose of “burial assistance” and any Valid ID of the client Permit to transfer/Health permit (only for transfer of cadaver) Referral Letter (if applicable)Read More >>