Kabinets spouses of the Duterte administration led by Honeylet Avancena have called for the establishment of shelters across the country to enable mothers to work without worrying about their child during the day.
Avancena encouraged other LGUs to emulate the new Davao City reception center during a recent visit to the members of the Du30 Cabinet Spouses Association (Du30CSA) in which they had rubber mats, toys, books, groceries, among others. taken away.
Atty. Betty Medialdea and Ms. Cynthia Dominguez said that enabling women to work, even if they care for their family, is an important plea for the Du30 Cabinet Spouses Association (Du30CSA).
Ms. Grace Frias, city counselor for youth development, said that the center not only provides replacement parental care, but also offers age-oriented development activities. "Provisions such as these also focus on the absenteeism problem that often occurs in working mothers."
The members of the Du30 Cabinet Spouses Association (Du30CSA) are Baby Alonto, Alelee Andanar, Jean Ano, Gina Bello, Jo-Ann Camacho, Marifel Castricciones, Lani Cayetano, FerryLou Cui, Ball Dominguez, Kristine Dino, Emmylou Go, Aloy Lim, Malou Lopez, Edith Lorenzana, Ruby Mamondiong, Betty Medialdea, Neny Pernia, Mylah Roque, Mons Romulo, Marisol Tugade, Che Uy and Emmelinec Villar.
Du30CSA is the association of spouses of cabinet secretaries. They participate in social activities that support and complement the government's programs.