Provincial Social Welfare and Development Office (PSWDO)

Are among the national government agencies devolved to the Provincial Government of South Cotabato in 1993. Its main function is to provide basic social services and welfare assistance to the constituents of the province specially those under difficult circumstances or crisis situations. Under the supervision of the Provincial Social Welfare and Development Officer are the Social Protection and Crisis Intervention Division, Community Services Division, Sectoral Concerns Section, Nutrition Section and Special Concerns Section.

Vision:

Improved quality of life of the disadvantaged individuals, families and communities of South Cotabato where minimum basic needs are met in partnership with other agnecies.

Mission:

Promote the general well being of the disadvantage individuals, families and communities of South Cotabato through an effective and efficient delivery of basic social services for the attainment of an improved and sustainable quality of life.