Another component of the national reintegration program for the overseas Filipino workers specifically targeted to ensure successful reintegration of the OFWs repatriated from crisis/emergency situations is the Assist WELL Program. It is a package of assistance/services to address the welfare, employment, legal and livelihood needs of repatriated workers.
The welfare assistance covers airport assistance, temporary shelter/accommodation, transportation assistance to residence, emergency medical assistance and stress de-briefing.
The employment assistance covers job placement/referral for local and overseas employment, and competency assessment and certification for repatriated workers who wish to confirm whether they possess the competencies required in their preferred workplace.
The legal assistance covers legal advice, conciliation proceedings, assistance in the preparation and filing of complaints, and counselling during preliminary investigations and hearings of criminal cases for illegal recruitment.
The livelihood assistance covers entrepreneurial development and livelihood skills training, hand-on business mentoring and support, and business loan assistance.