ABOUT THE SERVICE
One of the mandates of the Municipal Social Welfare and Development Office is to provide assistance to marginalized members especially to those Children At Risk. As per R.A. 9523 Certification of a Child Legally Available for Adoption.
CLIENT GROUP Abandoned, neglected, surrendered children
REQUIREMENTS Endorsement from the Police station or Barangay with Corresponding blotter
or records/ Birth certificate of the minor Victims/ Affidavit of Complaint/ Medico legal, Deed of Voluntary Commitment and other Supporting documents as required by law.
FEES/PAYMENT REQUIRED None
SERVICE SCHEDULE Monday to Friday (8:00 am – 5:00 pm)
TOTAL PROCESSING TIME 8 hours
PROCESS OF AVAILING THE SERVICE
|STEPS INVOLVED||ACTIONS OF THE MUNICIPAL SOCIAL WELFARE AND DEVELOPMENT OFFICE||TRANSANCTION TIME||PERSON/S RESPONSIBLE|
|1. Upon receiving referral / endorsement from DSWD lV-A, and other partner agencies; Conduct home visitation to client’s family.
| Assess the submitted documents as such PNP and Barangay Blotter,
|2 Hours||OIC- MSWDO
|2. Conduct Counseling session to parent who surrendered the child, conduct pre- adoption orientation to prospective adoptive parents, conduct interview and collateral information from neighbors
|Prepares Comprehensive Social Case Study Report for child and Home Study Report for Adoptive family based on the given data come up with professional assessment and recommendation.||3 Hours||OIC- MSWDO
|3 .Submit the Social case Study Report to DSWD lV-A that includes the attachment of documents as such;||Facilitation of Tri- Media Announcement (Newspaper, Radio/ TV).||2 Hours||OIC- MSWDO|
|4. Testify in Court on the Judicial Affidavit
|Testify in Court / Cross Exam by PAO and Procecutor||1 Hour||OIC- MSWDO|