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OWWA Services

OVERSEAS WORKER WELFARE ADMINISTRATION

MEMBERSHIP REQUIREMENTS

  • Valid original passport & work permit
  • Any proof of employment such as verified employment contract, certificate of employment, company ID, pay slip, etc.
  • Accomplished OWWA Membership Form.
  • OFW must be physically present

MEMBERSHIP/RENEWAL FEE – QR  93.00 (Coverage is for a maximum period of two (2) years)

PROGRAM AND SERVICES

  • Assistance on OFW’s whereabouts, psycho-social counseling, settlement of complaints, airport assistance, legal assistance, work camps/hospital/deportation visits, community outreach
  • Assistance to runaways
  • Referrals for possible assistance under the “Balik-Pinay, Balik-Hanapbuhay” Project
  • Post Arrival Orientation Seminar (PAOS)
  • Reintegration Preparedness Programs
  • Seminars and Trainings on value formation, financial literacy, entrepreneurial development (EDT), techno-skills and capability–building (such as IT Program, Baking Lesson)
  • Special Operations (relief and rescue operations)
  • Repatriation program

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:

  • Medical and Hospitalization Benefits are NOT
  • covered by OWWA. Company/PhilHealth provide these benefits to members.