| About LCDC
S - Services to Community Program
This is a project designed to provide assistance to the health and enterprise development needs of partner communities and organizations.
For community health needs, LCDC gives assistance through projects such as Burol Wellness Clinic, Teen Health Quarters, Blood Donations, Relief Operations, and Emergency Assistance. It also seeks to assist budding entrepreneurs through enterprise development projects such as Trade Fair and Exhibits, Small and Medium Enterprise Support, and Capacity Building and Training Projects.
T -Transformative Education Program
This is a program committed to affirming the role of education and youth in nation-building and to exploring creative ways of making education more accessible to deprived sectors. Its Hatid-Aral Project (HAP) provides education through Alternative Learning System (ALS), values formation and capacity building activities to out-of school-youths (OSY) and education-deprived adults in partner communities. The Ang Nagkakaisang Adhikain ng mga Kabitenyo: Restorative Community Justice for Youth-at-Risk (ANAK) project is a comprehensive program for youth-at-risk to reduce the incidence of juvenile delinquency while providing temporary shelter and continuing rehabilitation.
Under this program, students are significantly involved in the implementation of the programs through the Student Formation: Students Extension of Resources Through Voluntary Efforts (SERVE) project. Volunteer students are given opportunities to participate in the implementation of the LCDC projects. It aspires to generate positive momentum, set concrete goals, and make students allies of the Lasallian vision.
A - Advocacy Program
This is a program devoted to the creation of communities that is based on vigilance, justice and equality. Projects under this program are aimed at providing timely and innovative strategies and instruments of social change while identifying and surmounting the barriers impeding the access to its services. Advocacy consists of the social and environment projects that are closely coordinated with internal and external partners for informed decision making and effective implementation.
R - Research and Linkages Program
This is a program dedicated to the formulation of tools and strategies that best reflect the needs of partner communities. It ensures that projects are attuned to its partners and are sustained through resource generation and knowledge sharing. The program also engages in the promotion of the LCDC projects and in the creation of partnerships that share the project’s vision.