SABANGAN – The provincial government under the leadership of Governor Bonifacio C. Lacwasan, Jr. continues to help identified Persons with Disabilities (PWD) in some sitios in Barangay Sabangan on January 24, 2023.
The assistive devices were distributed to the four sitios by the Persons with Disability Affairs Office, led by Designate Victoria P. Tabora.
Executive Assistant Ernesto B. Bondad of Poblacion, Sabangan personally delivered the three wheelchairs and one Quad cane with food packs to: 71 year-old Calexta L. Bacog of Baungan, Pingad, Sabangan, 68 year-old George B. Ledsey of Poblacion, Sabangan, 74 year-old Albert P. Las-ig of Losad, Sa-o, Sabangan and 10-year-old Alexie C. Pongdad of Supang, Sabangan at their respective homes.
Bondad relayed the message of Gov. Boni Lacwasan to the recipients.
“Amin dagitoy ket nagapu ken ni Governor Lacwasan under his program through the PDAO. Naragsak ken kanayun nga adda ni Governor tayo nga mangipaay ti tulong iti amin nga barangays ti Mountain Province karkaro iti daytoy nga programa,” he said.
The turnover was witnessed by the PDAO- staff Lovely Harriet Clair P. Calag, Christopher L. Yumang, Brgy. Kagawad of Pingad Joseph B. Ekko, Brgy. Kagawad of Poblacion Robert A. Dampag and Lorenzo B. Bolinget, Brgy. Lusad Simon S. Banggalat and Camilo P. Loken and the recipients’ families.