REQUIREMENTS


a. Latest Medical Certificate or Abstract (for non-apparent disability)
b. Barangay Clearance/Indigency
c. 2pcs. 2×2 ID picture
d. Signature (use marker pen) or thumb mark on piece of bond paper
e. Authorization Letter (in absence of the PWD applicant)
f. A fully-accomplished PWD ID application form

FOR RENEWAL:

The client should bring original and photocopy of expired ID, new 2×2 ID picture, and signature.

FOR LOST:

(If issued within a year), the client should secure a Notarized Affidavit, 2×2 ID picture, and signature or thumbmark.

A temporary certificate will be given.
NOTE: If moved to a different address, please secure a Barangay Clearance

APPLICATION PROCEDURE


  1. Present requirements given
  2. Verification of Requirements / Filing of PWD Form
  3. Client will proceed to encoding
    a. Client with confidential information (SDN), they will be interviewed
    personally and separated by the assigned office personnel
  4. Client will proceed to the PWD I.D. Issuance Section
    a. Releasing of I.D. and Purchase Booklet

SPECIFIED BENEFICIARIES


The National Council on Disability Affairs (NCDA) Resolution No. 1 S/2016 has asked certifying Physicians to indicate the disability resulting from a chronic illness but subject to the category of the types of disability enumerated in the following:

Benefits


According to RA 10745 or the Act Expanding the Benefits and Privileges of the Persons
with Disability, benefits granted for the PWD’s are the following:

  1. PWD’s shall be entitled to grant of 20% discount and VAT exemption on the purchases of certain goods and services from different establishments for their use such as:
         a.) Lodging Establishments
         b.) Restaurants
         c.) Recreational Centers
         d.) Purchase of Medicines and Food for Special Medical Purposes
         e.) Medical and Dental Services, Diagnostic and Laboratory Fees and Professional Fees of Attending Doctors
         f.) Domestic Air and Sea travel

     g.) Land transportation travel
     h.) Funeral and Burial Services for the death of the PWD’s

  1. Educational Assistance for PWD’s
  2. Other Benefits and Privileges
  3. Special Discounts in Special Programs
  4. Express Lanes for PWD’s

PROCEDURES IN AVAILING PROSTHESES, WHEELCHAIRS, AND BRACES


STEP 1: PWD clients needs to provide the following requirements:

  • Barangay Indigency
  • Latest Medical Certificate or Abstract
  • Personal Letter
  • 2 pcs. full body picture
  • Photocopy of PWD Identification Card


STEP 2: Once submitted, clients will be given an appointment schedule to service
provider
 
STEP 3: On the day of appointment, the assigned office staff will accompany the clients
to service provider for the fitting and measurement of requested assistive devices
 
STEP 4: After the fitting and measurement, the clients will secure three (3) quotation of
the requested assistive device from service provider
 
STEP 5: The PDAO will give a referral letter to the clients addressed to Philippine
Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) for the guarantee letter
 
STEP 6: Once the PCSO released the guarantee letter to the clients, they will come
back to the PDAO for the appointment schedule to service provider
 
STEP 7: On the day of appointment, an assigned office staff will once again accompany
the clients to service provider for the releasing of requested assistive device

PROCEDURES IN AVAILING HEARING AIDS


STEP 1: PWD clients needs to provide the following requirements:

  • Barangay Indigency
  • Latest Hearing Test or Hearing Evaluation Report
  • Personal Letter
  • 2 pcs. full body picture
  • Photocopy of PWD Identification Card
     

STEP 2: Once accomplished, clients will be given three (3) hearing care center where
they will get the quotation


STEP 3: After having three (3) quotations, clients will have to go back to PDAO for the
referral letter
 
STEP 4: The PDAO will give a referral letter to the clients addressed to Philippine
Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) for the guarantee letter
 
STEP 5: Once the PCSO released to the clients the guarantee letter on their chosen
center, they will go pick-up the requested hearing aid to the hearing care center