Winners of the Province-wide Search for the Best Barangay Councils for the Protection of Children (BCPC) and Best Barangay VAW Desks and Desk Officers were recognized for their exemplary support and invaluable service to the welfare of Negrense women and children

The City’s Brgy. VII BCPC, headed by Punong Barangay Cleoffy Buatag, ranked 7th place and is one of the 14 LGUs that have passed the qualifications and standards set by DILG.

Brgy. II VAW Desk, headed by Punong Barangay Richard Julius Sablan, Ex Officio to the Sanggunian, placed 5th with VAW Desk Officer Teresita Constantino.

They were assisted by the City’s Social Workers Ryjen Mae Demegillo and Rhozelle Joyce Torre.