The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) warns the public against fake text messages on alleged social welfare relief funds for senior citizens.

The DSWD clarified that such assistance or fund does not exist.

The Department appealed to the public to avoid engaging in such activities  as well as sharing their personal details. For information on social welfare and development concerns and ongoing activities,  the public may refer to the DSWD website,,  and to the Department’s official social media pages. ###