Intended beneficiaries are the:

  1. underemployed
  2. laid-off or terminated workers as a result of retrenchment or permanent closure of an establishment
  3. self-employed workers (including farmers and fishermen) but have lost their livelihoods because of natural calamities/disasters, economic crisis, armed conflicts and/or seasonality of work

Note: Only one member of a household shall be qualified to avail of the program in a year. However, a beneficiary can avail again in the event that he/she becomes a victim of a calamity/disaster