Saturday, January 23, 2021

Max’s All-You-Can™ Is Back And Better Than Ever!

Hindi lahat ng nang-iiwan, hindi na bumabalik. Max’s All-You-Can is back!

No Children Left Behind In Datu Paglas As Youth Leaders Mentor Learners

Youth leaders in Datu Paglas, Maguindanao are volunteering as tutors to help children who are struggling with their studies due to the changes brought about by the Covid-19 pandemic.

Panasonic Air Conditioners With Nanoe™ X Confirmed To Inhibit The Novel Coronavirus

What a breakthrough! Panasonic is taking their air conditioners to the next level!

102-Year-Old School In Sorsogon Gets New SM School Building

The newly built two-story SM School building is now ready to cater students from Basud Elementary School in Sorsogon City!

These Mental Health Hotlines And Support Groups Are Here To Listen To Your Struggles

These Mental Health Hotlines And Support Groups Are Here To Listen To Your Struggles

Spotlight

Max’s All-You-Can™ Is Back And Better Than Ever!

Hindi lahat ng nang-iiwan, hindi na bumabalik. Max’s All-You-Can is back!

No Children Left Behind In Datu Paglas As Youth Leaders Mentor Learners

Youth leaders in Datu Paglas, Maguindanao are volunteering as tutors to help children who are struggling with their studies due to the changes brought about by the Covid-19 pandemic.

Panasonic Air Conditioners With Nanoe™ X Confirmed To Inhibit The Novel Coronavirus

What a breakthrough! Panasonic is taking their air conditioners to the next level!

102-Year-Old School In Sorsogon Gets New SM School Building

The newly built two-story SM School building is now ready to cater students from Basud Elementary School in Sorsogon City!

The COVID-19 Pandemic has drastically changed the lives of each individual. Activities that used to seem so simple such as going grocery shopping or visiting friends, is not something that can be done as easily. The pandemic has led several people to do most of their work and activities in the confines of their homes. Although staying at home may sound joyous to some, it can become taxing on others, especially on their mental health. These hotlines and internet support groups can help anyone and everyone who feels the need for some support and someone to talk to during these tough times.

HOTLINES

National Center for Mental Health (NCMH)

This hotline was launched on May 2 as a way to assist with mental health struggles and concerns. The hotline assists with a wide range of callers, it assists with those struggling with depression, gender identity, suicidal thoughts, substance abuse, domestic abuse, and many more.

• 0917-899- USAP (8727)
• 0917-989-USAP (8727)

Natasha Goulbourn Foundation (NGF)

The foundation was founded in 2007 to promote the understanding that depression is a medical condition. Currently, Natasha Goulbourn Foundation has an assistance hotline that will connect callers to a qualified responder that can assist the caller with the established protocols.

• 211-4550
• 804-HOPE (4673)
• 0917-508-HOPE (4673)

InTouch Community Services

InTouch has a team composed of counselors, psychiatrists, psychologists, and coaches that specialize in various areas concerning mental health that assists anyone. InTouch offers counseling that can be booked a few days prior but they also have a crisis line that is free, anonymous, and open 24/7.

• (02) 8893 7603
• Globe 0917 800 1123
• Sun 0922 893 8944

ONLINE SUPPORT GROUPS

Philippine Mental Health Association

The Philippine Mental Health Association offers free services to frontliners, COVID-19 patients, COVID-19 Survivors, or their family members. These services include Webinars on Mental health, counseling, psychiatric consultation, and group sessions. These services are available from Monday to Friday from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM.

• Globe 0936 034 4130 (also available on Viber)
• Email: pmha.mhpss4frontliners@gmail.com
• Facebook: PMHA Community-Based Mental Health Program

Thomasian Mental Health Responders

These responders are led by the Association of Thomasian Psychology Alumni along with the Univerity of Santo Thomas Department of Psychology offers free psychosocial support.

They can be contacted via a client sign up sheet: https://tinyurl.com/TMHR-COVID19

They can also be contacted via Viber or text: 0917 152 1817

Mindcare Club

Mindcare Club has a team of psychiatrists, psychologists, and counselors that use online video conferencing to provide their clients with assistance and relief. Mindcare Club is not for emergencies. Rather they offer counseling services that can be done consistently to help clients with their mental health struggles. They also offer corporate packages to provide companies and organizations with mental health counseling as well.

Counseling sessions with Mindcare Club range from Php800 – Php3000

An appointment with a Mindcare professional can be booked through their website.

This information should be shared to those who struggle with mental health, those who are feeling anxious regarding this pandemic, and to those who simply feel like they need some help. In the presence of this pandemic or not, solidarity is important and it can be shown by the care and concern we have for others as well as ourselves.

Gov’t Assures Transparency, Accountability In Vaccine Procurement

Government assures the public that the centralized vaccine procurement ensures the country of equitable access to vaccines at a lower price.

Girl, 12, Leads Fundraising For Coral Rehab In Camiguin

A 12-year-old student in Camiguin initiated a fundraising program to help restore the corals in her province.

Ogie Introduces “Eydie Waw” And “The Wawettes” In Funny New Track “Maga Ako, Manas Ako”

Bagong LSS ngayong 2021. Alamin ano ang behind-the-story sa bagong kanta ni Ogie na 'Maga Ako, Manas Ako.'

Top Up And Transfer For A Chance To Win ₱10,000 At The ShopeePay Cashless Festival

Shopee will launch its first-ever ShopeePay Cashless Festival on January 21-28!

Over 10K Displaced Tourism Workers In W. Visayas Get Cash Aid

Tourism workers in Western Visayas receive one-time financial assistance of PHP5,000 each.

Metro Cebu To Get Covid-19 Vaccines In February: Andanar

Heads up! Metro Cebu residents expect to receive Covid-19 vaccines on the third or fourth week of February.

30 New ‘Modern’ Jeepneys To Ply Cebu City Roads

Beep! Beep! Tingnan ang makabagong disenyong jeep sa Cebu!

Dar Swears In Ex-PhilRice Official As New ASec

A former Philrice executive director will now serve as the new assistant secretary of the Dept. of Agriculture.

Gordon Proposes Training More Pinoys In Vaccination

Sen. Gordon will file a bill to train more vaccinators, ngunit magpapabakuna ka ba sa kapwa mo na hindi doktor?

BFAR Distributes 19K Milkfish Fry In Bataan

Wow! BFAR's ALPAS program gives 19,000 Bangus fry to help the Bataan fisherfolk ease the impact of the Covid-19 in their place.

Spotlight

Max’s All-You-Can™ Is Back And Better Than Ever!

Hindi lahat ng nang-iiwan, hindi na bumabalik. Max’s All-You-Can is back!

No Children Left Behind In Datu Paglas As Youth Leaders Mentor Learners

Youth leaders in Datu Paglas, Maguindanao are volunteering as tutors to help children who are struggling with their studies due to the changes brought about by the Covid-19 pandemic.

Panasonic Air Conditioners With Nanoe™ X Confirmed To Inhibit The Novel Coronavirus

What a breakthrough! Panasonic is taking their air conditioners to the next level!

102-Year-Old School In Sorsogon Gets New SM School Building

The newly built two-story SM School building is now ready to cater students from Basud Elementary School in Sorsogon City!

Lifestyle

Hendrick’s Gin Celebrates Love And Romance With The Perfect Pair This Valentine’s Day

Hendrick’s has something for you this coming Valentine's Day!

POND’S And Shopee Deliver ‘Smarter Skincare’ With First AI-Powered Chatbot

Customers can now interact with PONDS chatbot in Shopee as they launch their 'Smarter Skincare Just For You!'

Yellow Cab Introduces Its New Thin Crust Pizza, Starting At Just P249

New year new taste. Yellow Cab's New York Style Thin Crust Pizza is now available. The price starts at P249!

Mrs. Garcia’s: The Meat Of The Matter For The New Normal

Looking for fresh and quality meats at affordable prices?

Entertainment

First-Time ‘Himig’ Interpreters Reveal What Being Part The Competition Means To Them

Five of the 'Himig' 11th edition's first-time interpreters share their moments as they step up their passion for music!

FATE: THE WINX SAGA You Focus, You Learn, You Grow. Transformation Awaits On January 22

OMG! Bet your childhood WINX CLUB becomes corporeal as it releases their FATE: THE WINX SAGA original series on Netflix!

Newest Boys’ Love Tandem Gives All The Feels In Thai Series “A Tale Of Thousand Stars”

BL fans eyes here! Another best of Thai series entitled "A Tale of Thousand Stars," can now be streamed for free on iWantTFC!

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NTT Appoints Abhijit Dubey As Global Chief Executive Officer, NTT Ltd. From 1 April 2021

Learn more about the new CEO of the world's leading global technology services provider!

Marikina Lauds MMDA’s Move To Prevent Future Flooding

What can the local government do to prevent future flooding in the city?

realme Says Yellow To 2021 With The Best Deals Of The Month

realme products are on sale this January! Here are the specific dates:

Bicol Logs 23 Covid-19 Recoveries

No new death, 23 more recoveries; DOH regional reports in Bicol's Covid-19 case.

Travel

Bicol Int’l Airport Now 72.2% Complete

Malapit nang magkaroon ng airport sa Bicol!

Vaccinated People Still Need To Follow Travel Protocols

Nabakunahan man o hindi tuloy-tuloy pa rin ang pagsunod ng travel health protocols, ayon kay Duque.

Panagbenga 2021 Postponed Due To Pandemic

Walang Panagbenga ngayong taon. 🙁

Radisson Hotel Group Rises Above Challenges To Add 84 New Hotels Across Asia Pacific

Radisson Hotel Group adds 84 new hotels and resorts, covering eight of its distinct brands.

Motoring

Abalos Asks DPWH To Fix Lights On Major Roads

MMDA chairman Benhur Abalos requested the DPWH to fix street lights on major thoroughfares across the metropolis, citing commuters are in danger.

Cebu BRT Project Partially Operational Before Yearend: Tugade

Cebuanos can start to ride more modernized public transportations before 2021 ends!

SMC Extends Free Toll To Medical Frontliners On Skyway Stage 3

Wow! Extended pa ang pa-free toll ng SMC para sa mga medical frontliners!