Relief assistance for the 490 families affected by big waves that hit five barangays in Talisay City last October 6 was distributed by the Provincial Social Welfare and Development Office. A total of 1463 family members were affected by the incident. Twelve houses were totally damaged and 71 were partially damaged.
Last October 08, the Talisay City Social Welfare Staff led the distribution of relief goods to affected families in Barangay Pooc, Biasong, Poblacion, Dumlog and Cansojong. The assistance contained 5kls of rice, assorted goods, kitchen utensils, and sleeping materials.
By providing the assistance, the provincial government, affirmed its thrust of ensuring the safety of its constituents.
Talisay City Social Welfare and Development Officer Felipa Solana expressed her gratitude to the provincial government for the support and assistance to their constituents. (Lee Dela Cerna)