RTWPB XI joined the celebration of the 2019 Araw ng Kasambahay with the theme “Isulong: Pagbibigay Kakayahan at Proteksyon sa KASAMasaBAHAY Tungo sa Magandang Kinabukasan” at the Grand Regal Hotel, Davao City last February 17, 2019.
In his welcome remarks, DOLE-XI Regional Director Raymundo G. Agravante emphasized the role of various government in providing social protection to domestic workers as provided in Batas Kasambahay. He also reminded the kasambahays that under Wage Order No. RB XI-DW-01, they are entitled to monthly wages not lower than P3,000 if employed in chartered cities and first class municipalities and P 2,000 in other municipalities.
As part of the celebration, health and wellness activities such as massage, manicure, pedicure and haircut services were offered for free to all kasambahays.