DOLE Agusan del Sur Provincial Office joined the Municipal Task Force (MTF) to End Local Communist Armed Conflict (ELCAC) “Serbisyo Caravan” on February 19, 2020 held at the covered court of Brgy. Das-agan, San Francisco, Agusan del Sur.

The activity was spearheaded by the 75th Infantry (Marauder) Battalion and 4th Infantry (Diamond) Division of the Philippine Army. Local government agencies, several Non-Government Organizations, and private entities in Agusan del Sur also participated in the event.

The caravan covered health and social services, feeding of children, and a music concert by the uniformed personnel. Some highlights of the activity included the medical and dental consultation with free medicines, Operation Tuli, vegetable seed distribution, free manicure and pedicure, body massage, and early registration for Alternative Learning System (ALS) among others.

Core services from the local government agencies were also given. DOLE-ADS administered counseling on labor issues and profiling of possible beneficiaries for the core programs and services of the department like TUPAD, SPES, and DILEEP.

The MTF-ELCAC “Serbisyo Caravan” is an initiative aimed to harmonize the program of local government agencies and addressed the issues and concerns brought about by the insurgencies in the province.