A healthy, well-nourished and productive citizenry of Surigao del Sur.


To provide and extend preventive and curative health and nutrition services to the vulnerable groups up to the far flung areas of the province through the implementation of different strategies of the Nutrition Program.

Nutrition-sensitive programs:

  • Farm-to-market roads and child nutrition, DA
  • Target Actions to Reduce Poverty and Generate Economic Transformation (TARGET) and child nutrition, DA
  • Coconut Rehabilitation Program, PCA
  • Gulayan sa Paaralan, BPI, DepEd
  • Diskwento caravans in depressed areas, DTI
  • Family development sessions for child and family nutrition, DSWD
  • Mainstreaming nutrition in sustainable livelihood, DSWD
  • Public works infra and child nutrition, DPWH
  • Adolescent Health and Nutrition Development, DOH
  • SALINTUBIG and other water, sanitation and hygiene, DOH, DILG