Reception and Action Center - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Reception and Action Center


After Frederico: 'No more children at RAC'

Feb 27, 2015 - 11:00 AM

The Reception and Action Center in Manila can only resume its operations after meeting standards of government run residential facilities

Probe of Frederico’s former shelter pushed in House

Feb 26, 2015 - 12:52 PM

Aside from Manila s Reception and Action Center RAC lawmakers also want to look into the state of all other child shelters in the country

CHILDREN'S WELFARE. A poster used by NGOs and children's rights advocates during a protest calling for the closure of Manila RAC. All photos from Bahay Tuluyan

DSWD to shut down facility where Frederico was found

Jan 16, 2015 - 5:47 PM

Remember Frederico? The center where his infamous photo was taken might soon close says DSWD

Photo from Bahay Tuluyan

Philippines probes 'prison'-like children's center

Nov 17, 2014 - 7:51 PM

There has been a growing outcry over conditions at the government run Manila children s center following the publication of photographs of an emaciated child

photo from Bahay Tuluyan's Facebook

A social worker responds to Manila's care of street kids

Nov 04, 2014 - 5:26 PM

An open letter to Reception and Action Center Manila chief Gloria Antonio and the officials of Manila s department of social welfare

'Frederico' found home: Join the Nov 10 peaceful day of action

Nov 02, 2014 - 9:26 AM

The Fredericos of our country are waiting they have been waiting for a long time See you on November 10 peaceful day of action

Finding 'Frederico'

Oct 30, 2014 - 4:17 PM

This street kid is alive But nobody knows his age his address his family and his name

Photo from Bahay Tuluyan's Facebook post