A young girl takes a video of herself singing and later goes viral on Youtube and finds fame and opportunity knocking on her door. This is basically the story of the hit Pinoy musical “Rak of Aegis”. Yes, it sounds like “Rock of Ages” simply because it was meant to be so. It started with a joke some years back, when the director was in a conversation with a song writer and he jested “if there is a Rock of Ages, then there should the Rak of Aegis.” And the rest, so they say, is history. Continue reading
According to UP professor Clarita Carlos in a 1999 study, 23% of abused senior citizens suffer fraud the most, when compared to cases of verbal and physical abuse or withholding of income.This brings to light the case of Mr. Hiroshi. Continue reading
After a few months of being off the air since December, our radio show “the PWDPhil Hour” is now back on the air. We have returned to the air through the generosity and assistance of the PCOO. We are now airing every Saturday 10:00 am to 11:00 am over DZSR 918 KHz Continue reading
Finally, the rain.
With generous assistance from the Rotary Club of Makati Dasmarinas, PWDPhil has partnered with the Angono PDAO, headed by Amormio Vitor for the pilot project of the PWDe Initiative. Continue reading
Sometimes being retired is not really the best situation for a senior citizen.
Many of us have looked to our elders for their wisdom and experience, that they are the rock upon which many of us can lean on during times of doubt and distress. However, many of us are so busy with our own affairs that we hardly ever notice how our elders might be grappling with their own issues of abandonment, failure and loss. Continue reading