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Unlike DOH programs with lower funds, drug rehab gets boost

Sep 06, 2018 - 10:04 PM

Funds for the DOH's drug rehabilitation program nearly doubles in its proposed 2019 budget, while other programs ensuring the allocation of health centers and health workers are clipped

How Legazpi City fights drugs through its health office

Aug 07, 2018 - 10:45 AM

The city government holds the community-based rehabilitation program in an air-conditioned venue and provides food for participants to show them that they matter

LEGAZPI CITY HALL. The facade of Legazpi City Hall. Photo from RioHondo at English Wikipedia

JM de Guzman graduates from drug rehabilitation program

Jul 22, 2018 - 6:13 PM

This comes after actor JM de Guzman went on a hiatus for two years due to a drug addiction relapse

Supreme Court flag ceremony, High inflation rate expected, EU fund for PH drug rehab program | Midday wRap

Mar 05, 2018 - 1:57 PM

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EU to give P242M for DOH drug rehab program

Mar 03, 2018 - 7:30 AM

Stefano Manservisi, director-general for international cooperation at the EU Commission, says the amount would be released in the 'next days'

Photo from Camille Elemia/Rappler

Robredo urges police, military, Church to support drug rehab programs

Nov 29, 2017 - 2:05 PM

'Sa inyo po kami huhugot ng pag-asa. Alam po namin na mas marami iyong matitino,' Vice President Leni Robredo tells police and military officers

DRUG REHAB ADVOCATE. Vice President Leni Robredo delivers her speech in front of 28 graduates of a drug rehabilitation program in Nueva Ecija. Photo from Robredo's Facebook page

Duterte on Mabilog, Roxas and Drilon, Pope Francis | Midday wRap

Oct 26, 2017 - 12:56 PM

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Pope Francis endorses drug rehab led by Cardinal Tagle

Oct 25, 2017 - 8:05 PM

'That's the way to go,' Pope Francis says, in his first publicly known comment on the Philippines' drug problem, as President Rodrigo Duterte wages a bloody war on drugs

POPE AND CARDINAL. Pope Francis (left) speaks with Manila Archbishop Luis Antonio Cardinal Tagle (right) during the Synod on the Family at the Vatican on October 5, 2015. File photo by AFP

'Killing of conscience' worse than killing of addicts – Bishop David

Sep 20, 2017 - 8:15 PM

'Dapat tayong mabahala kapag sumasama ang ugali ng Pilipino,' Caloocan Bishop Pablo Virgilio David says on Rappler Talk

'KILLING OF CONSCIENCE.' Caloocan Bishop Pablo Virgilio David warns in a Rappler Talk interview against the 'killing of conscience' as many Filipinos condone the killing of drug addicts in predominantly Catholic Philippines. Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

Psych interventions needed in drug rehab programs – expert

Mar 06, 2017 - 9:20 PM

The Psychological Association of the Philippines spearheads the Katatagan Kontra Droga sa Komunidad a program that trains community volunteers in facilitating drug rehabilitation

COMMUNITY FACILITATORS. By the end of the training, volunteers from the Diocese of Caloocan and Our Lady of Assumption Parish are set to implement the modules in their communities. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

IN PHOTOS: On his own: 'New hope' under one man's drug rehab program

Feb 04, 2017 - 9:38 AM

A barangay worker inspires new hope for drug dependents in Quezon City

On his own. Renato comes in early every Saturday morning to set up the projector and sound system for the day’s session.

VLOG: Cardinal Tagle at ex-drug addicts sa 'Day of Hope'

Jan 08, 2017 - 7:45 PM

Manila Archbishop Luis Antonio Cardinal Tagle leads a thanksgiving mass for former drug addicts from the Fazenda de Esperanca drug rehabilitation farm in Masbate

Robredo: Roll out community drug rehab now to stem killings

Oct 12, 2016 - 3:06 PM

The Office of the Vice President is part of the interagency team that will pilot a community based rehabilitation program in 11 LGUs

REHAB CENTERS. Vice President Leni Robredo is pushing for community rehabilitation centers to help the government's war on drugs.

Robredo meets CBCP's Villegas on drug rehab

Sep 20, 2016 - 7:42 PM

Vice President Leni Robredo eyes rehabilitation programs for 630 000 individuals or 90 of drug users who have surrendered

DRUG REHAB. Vice President Leni Robredo eyes more rehabilitation programs for around 630,000 drug users who have surrendered. File photo from the Office of the Vice President

DSWD eyes P1.4B to help drug surrenderees

Sep 14, 2016 - 9:00 AM

The proposed amount will be used for DSWD s programs for reintegrating reformed drug users back to the community

REHAB BUDGET. The Department of Social Welfare and Development proposes a budget of P1.4 billion for drug rehabilitation in 2017.

Ex-drug addict-turned-congressman proposes ‘cheap’ rehab program

Aug 02, 2016 - 9:00 AM

Negros Oriental congressman Arnolfo Teves Jr proposes using public high school classrooms as rehabilitation centers from 5 pm to 8 pm

Local governments urged to prioritize programs for PWDs

Jul 17, 2016 - 3:15 PM

July 17 marks the start of the 38th National Disability Prevention and Rehabilitation Week

PRIOTIZE. July 17 marks the start of the 38th National Disability Prevention and Rehabilitation Week. File photos from Rappler, EPA, and Office of the Vice President

VIDEO: Tacloban officials working on 'master rehabilitation program'

Nov 26, 2013 - 10:32 PM

Tacloban will revise its land use policy and use the enormous aid coming in to make for a safer disaster resilient city