This service gives burial assistance to indigents whose families cannot afford a decent burial.
Indigent of Cebu City, Philippines
Marietta V. Arquio, Siegfred Borces
Contact /Telephone number: 262-5163 / 261-9350 / 261-6408
Department of Social Welfare and Services
(DSWS), Katipunan, Labangon, Cebu City
Monday to Friday
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Duration of the Service
3 copies o the following documents:Procedures on How to Avail Pauper's Burial Assistance in Cebu City, Philippines
- Barangay Certification
- Photocopy of Death Certificate
- Endorsement from City Councilor
|Follow these steps...||Wait while Person-in-charge...||Approach...||It will take...|
|1. Submit supporting documents to Social Workers.||1. Receives supporting documents submitted by client.|
2. Conduct assessment/interview/validate with funeral home.
|Marietta V. Arquio,|
|2. Proceed to the Office of Hon. Rodrigo Abellanosa, 2nd Legislative Building, Cebu City Hall to process referral.||3. Approves/signs the Referral Slip.||Office of Hon. Rodrigo Abellanosa||30 minutes|
|3. Submit the signed Referral Slip back to DSWS office||3. Prepares 3 copies of referral slip to be signed by Chairman of Social Services.||Marietta V. Arquio,|
|4. Receive copy of referral slip to be forwarded to Funeral Homes for Release of coffin.||4. Provides 1 copy of referral slip documents attached to client / applicant to be forwarded to funeral homes.||5 minutes|
Source: Cebu City Citizen's Guidebook
This information appeared first on the 2009 Version of the Cebu City Citizen's Guidebook published by the Cebu City Government through the efforts of the Mayor's Management Team.