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26/01/2018: SAN FRANCISCO PCG COMMEMORATES NATIONAL AUTISM CONSCIOUSNESS WEEK

In observance of National Autism Consciousness Week, the Philippine Consulate General in San Francisco took an oath dubbed “1Pangako”, which commits each person to vow to use the word “autistic” in a circumspect manner, and to provide assistance and care to those who are differently abled.

The pledge was made following the flag raising ceremony at the Kalayaan Hall of the Philippine Center on Monday, 15 January 2018.

The Consulate also showed videos of persons with Autism Spectrum Disorder, which was viewed by tenants and applicants alike throughout the week, to raise awareness on persons with autism.  END