Articles worth reading

AFP sends 8 nurses to Lung Center 

account_balanceMetro Manila access_time5 days ago

The Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) on Monday deployed eight (8) nurses to augment the healthcare workforce of the Lung Center of the Philippines in addressing the rising cases of COVID19. The Surgeon General of the AFP, Colonel Fatima Claire ...

PNP chief asks personnel to remain apolitical 

account_balanceMetro Manila access_time5 days ago

Philippine National Police (PNP) chief Gen. Guillermo Eleazar on Monday reminded all police officers in active duty to remain apolitical even in their social media posts and refrain from campaigning for or against any political aspirant, accordi...

Ressa congratulated for winning Nobel Peace Prize 

account_balanceMetro Manila access_time5 days ago

Maria Ressa's Nobel Peace Prize award is "not a slap" on the government’s face as "no one has ever been censored in the Philippines,” Malacañang said in a report by Philippine News Agency. "Certainly not. I...

Metro News

Photo courtesy of: Jun-Andeng Ynares

Antipolo distributes wheelchairs

account_balanceMetro News account_circleMichael Lim chat_bubble_outline0 Comments

The Antipolo City local government and Operation Blessing Foundation have distributed wheelchairs and crutches to residents of the city, according to a report by Manila Bulletin.

“Tatlong araw po tayong nagbahay-bahay katuwang ang ating CSWD (City Social Welfare Department) upang ihatid sa dalawampu’t siyam (29) na kababayan natin ang mga bagong wheelchairs pati walking devices (saklay o crutches) mula sa Operation Blessing Foundation (We have been going house-to-house for three days now together with the CSWD for the distribution of 29 brand new wheelchairs and walking devices from Operation Blessing Foundation),” Antipolo City spokesman Jun Ynares said.

“Tumanggap din sila ng hygiene kits (vitamins, alcohol, soap, disinfecting cleaner, etc) na makakatulong sa pag-iwas sa COVID-19 (They also received hygiene kits containing vitamins, alcohol, soap, disinfecting cleaner, etc),” he added.

Advertisement

According to Ynares, the LGU has already distributed more than 300 wheelchairs and walking devices to its residents.

The LGU urged those who are still in need of either a wheelchair or crutches may contact the CSWD (8689-4582) for assistance.

 


date_rangeDate Published
1 week ago
shareShare article
folder_openArticle tags
content_copyCategorized under

Share your thoughts with us

Related Articles

Binay included in senate slate of three presidential contenders

account_balanceMetro Manila chrome_reader_mode1 day ago

Former Vice President Jejomar Binay was included as a guest candidate in the senatorial slates of three presidential contenders--Vice President Leni Robredo, Senator Manny Pacquiao, and Senator Ping Lacson. Binay thanked the three standard bear...

Duterte lauds PTFoMs 

account_balanceMetro Manila chrome_reader_mode2 days ago

President Rodrigo Duterte has lauded the Presidential Task Force on Media Security’s (PTFoMS) efforts in protecting the media workers’ welfare by upholding press freedom in the country, according to a report by Philippine News Agency...

COC filing concludes on Friday

account_balanceMetro Manila chrome_reader_mode1 week ago

The Philippine National Police on Saturday said the filing of certificates of candidacy (COC) and certificate of nomination and acceptance (CONA) for Eleksyon 2022 was "generally peaceful and orderly", according to a report by Philippi...

Philippine National Police (PNP) chief, Gen. Guillermo Eleazar

PNP chief fires two erring cops 

account_balanceMetro Manila chrome_reader_mode2 days ago

Philippine National Police (PNP) chief, Gen. Guillermo Eleazar, on Wednesday has ordered the Internal Affairs Service (IAS) to expedite dismissal proceedings against two police officers from Rizal and Quezon City who were arrested in separate operati...

Let's Stay Connected Like us on our Facebook page.
×
Click on the article to continue reading
Quezon City adopts no contact apprehension system Red Cross pushes saliva test Vaccines from COVAX to arrive in Q1 Makati Shangri-La to close doors on Feb. 1 Cities in NCR to start vaccination simultaneously Mother, girlfriend of Filipino infected with UK variant also test positive Send Press Release MNC Facebook Page MNC Twitter Page MNC Instagram Page LGU Spotlight Barangay Front Business Sports Entertainment Metro Gen Metro Feature