The Director General of Poverty Handling Expects Puskesos to Become an Integrated Place in Handling Poverty in Villages-Level
BANDUNG DISTRICT (27 February 2021) - The Director-General for Poverty Handling, Asep Sasa Purnama paid a visit to the Social Welfare Center (Puskesos) in Cipanjalu Village, Cilengkrang District, Bandung Regency.
The visit was carried out in the framework of coordination with the Head of the Puskesmas (Community Health Center), Cipanjalu Village to gather information and the potential of the village (27/02).
The Director-General hopes that the handling of poverty at the village-level can run in an integrated manner. "People really miss partners who can truly prosper them, one of the activities to improve the welfare of the poor is through farming, because farming can also be a strategic activity for the community that can improve the economy", said Asep Sasa accompanied by the Head of the Cipanjalu Village Community Health Center. Warya S as well as several members of the management of the Cipanjalu Village Community Health Center.
The head of the Cipanjalu Village Puskesmas said that the Puskesos plays a role in the verification and validation of Social Welfare Integrated data (DTKS).
"Puskesmas have played a role in the verification of DTKS, the implementation of community empowerment, and the implementation of social welfare at the village level. Efforts are also needed to integrate the potential and the source system needs to be improved", said the Head of Puskesmas.