Officials of Barangay Ambasa, Lamut, Ifuga, headed by Punong Barangay Clemente S. Ligmayo, Sr., recently enacted programs such as the additional cash assistance to their needy constituents.
During the monthly meeting held on May 31, 2014, the officials agreed to allocate the amount of Five Hundred Pesos (500.00) from the Barangay trust fund to be given to pregnant mothers. The amount will be used for hiring vehicles to bring them in hospitals or clinic for a safe delivery. This aims to avoid home delivery because of financial problem.
Moreover, they included in their 2015 budget an amount of 1,000.00 for health cash assistance as their Barangay counterpart and support to the LGU health program activities in which they aim to benefit 10-20 persons.
Meanwhile, an amount of P50.00 from the personal services honorarium of the officials is shared monthly for additional stipend for their health workers. They also shared individually an amount of P450.00 from their 2014 cash gift for their Barangay Police, Health workers and Daycare Worker.