Balikabayanihan

What is Balikabayanihan?

Balikabayanihan is a multi-stakeholder partnership between national and local government, NGOs, OFW organizations and private organizations to be able to…

Balikabayanihan is a multi-stakeholder partnership between national and local government, NGOs, OFW organizations and private organizations  to be able to provide integrated  one stop reintegration services to the OFWs and their families. 

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How can Balikabayanihan benefit OFWs and families?

Balikabayanihan can provide the following support: Training on financial literacy, reintegration, skills training and starting your business or re-strategizing your…

Balikabayanihan  can provide the following support:

  1. Training on financial literacy, reintegration, skills training and starting your business or re-strategizing your business.
  2. Mentoring on reintegration planning and starting your business
  3. Psychosocial counseling and training
  4. Link to jobs, business opportunities, supply chain, market and other support services
  5. Information on grants, loans and other financial services

Other services

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Who are qualified to register in the Balikabayanihan?

OFW returnees who came home and their families whose livelihood is affected by Covid 19 OFW owned group business, social…
  1. OFW returnees who came home and their families whose livelihood is affected by Covid 19
  2. OFW owned group business, social enterprise, cooperatives which were affected by Covid 19
  3. OFWs needing re-skilling and job facilitation
  4. OFWs in destination country preparing to return home and their families
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How can OFW participate in Balikabayanihan?

Fill up the OFW Information for individuals or OFW organization for group business or social enterprises and provide all the…

Fill up the  OFW Information for individuals or OFW organization for group business or social enterprises and provide all the necessary information so that you can be referred to appropriate partners from government, NGOs, private organization that can provide assistance.  

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Do I have to pay for participating and for the services?

Registration is free . All government services are free. Most of the services of the NGOs and private sector are…

Registration is free .  All government services are free.  Most of the services of the NGOs and private sector are free.  In some cases there will be minimum counterpart which is not more than 10% of the actual cost of the services provided. 

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How can I participate as a volunteer or partner organization?

Fill out Volunteer Information for individuals or Partner Organizations Information for organizations. Please provide the detailed information including contact details…

Fill out Volunteer Information for individuals or Partner Organizations Information for organizations.  Please provide the detailed information including contact details for the services.  The information provided by organizations will be posted in the Balikabayanihan Website.

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Can partner organizations and volunteers charge the OFWs for the services?

The services to be provided to the OFWs and their families from partner organizations should be free. If counterpart is…

The services to be provided to the OFWs and their families from partner organizations should be free.  If counterpart is required, only 10% of the cost for services can be charged to OFWs and families.

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Can partner organizations secure sponsors to pay for their services

Partner organizations are allowed to secure sponsors to pay for the services provided for free to OFWs and families. 

Partner organizations are allowed to secure sponsors to pay for the services provided for free to OFWs and families. 

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