This incentive provided to these elderly was made possible through an Executive Order No. 12 series of 2009 which was approved by then Mayor Maria Olivia B. Pascual on December 6, 2009 ( Now Board Member of the 1st Congressional District of Cagayan). “ AN ORDER GRANTING FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE TO ELDERLY WHO REACHES THE AGE OF ONE HUNDRED YEARS (100) AND ABOVE IN THE MUNICIPALITY OF LAL-LO”
This is in accordance to Republic Act 7432 otherwise known as Senior Citizens Law that provides for the protection of senior citizen, grants, benefits and special privileges. It is also in recognition to their vital contribution in nation building.
The Municipal Social Welfare and Development Office (MSWDO), thru the OIC – MSWDO Mr. Santos B. Sunico, RSW, MPA, shall scrutinize valid documents submitted to prove that they are covered by this executive order, before processing the documents for approval of the LCE and the release of said incentive.
By: SANTOS B. SUNICO, RSW,MPA