PLDT, Smart empower GenSan youth through storytelling series on mental health

PLDT and Smart, through its Better Today program, supported the “Sugakod Series” of the local government of General Santos (GenSan) City. Led by its Sangguniang Kabataan (SK), the storytelling series took a deep dive into GenSan’s community-based mental health program, Project Hinabi. Last year’s Sugakod series has garnered over 66,000 social media reach.    ‘Hinabi’ […]

Over 8.6 Million reached on PLDT, Smart, Mental Health PH Twitter conversations

PLDT and Smart, through Better Today, has once again partnered with Mental Health PH for its Usap Tayo Program. The speakers include mental health professionals and SK youth leaders.    As part of its month-long efforts for Safer Internet Day, PLDT and Smart, through its Better Today program, collaborated with Mental Health PH, through its […]

PLDT, Smart, MakatiMed Foundation champion mental health for frontliners

PLDT, Smart, and the Makati Medical Center Foundation are working together to build more mentally resilient communities and creating a safe space to support the country’s Health Heroes in the frontline service through the Better Today Conversations on Mental Health Awareness.    The session took a deep dive into mental health by discussing how the […]

PayMaya pays it forward to mental health frontliners

Digital financial services leader PayMaya recently paid it forward to the frontlines of the National Center for Mental Health. The company distributed 100 Christmas food baskets to the NCMH Crisis Hotline responders and the Emergency Room and Psychiatric Acute Unit staff.    “Promoting mental health is important, especially among our young people during this pandemic. […]

Mental wellness through sports gains traction

PLDT and Smart, through its Better Today program, have reinforced their commitment to promoting mental health and wellness through sports. With some of the country’s top athletes and community sports advocates, PLDT and Smart launched “Power Move Project”, a conversations series on sports and mental resilience. To date, the series has garnered at least 456,000 […]

PLDT, Smart embrace mental wellness in pandemic, empowering youth to speak up

  Amid dark and difficult times, the Filipino people’s resilience and camaraderie have built a more empathic culture and safer spaces online. With the challenges posed by the COVID-19 pandemic, mental health becomes a prevalent issue that affects everyone. PLDT and Smart, through its collaborative initiative and platform Better Today, recently partnered with #MentalHealthPH, one […]

PLDT, Smart reinforce support for employees, ramps up wellness campaigns

Employees are at the heart of every company. For PLDT and Smart, ‘taking care of our people’ is one of the key company values, which underscores the critical and essential role that employees play in the growth of the company. Amid the pandemic, PLDT and Smart have ramped up their employee wellness campaigns, which include […]

Get All Your Hobby-Related Gadgets on Sale at Shopee’s 4.4 Mega Electronics Sale

We’ve all been spending more time at home these days, and while we all sorely miss the outdoors, one saving grace is the new hobbies we wouldn’t have had the time to pick up otherwise. Whether it’s an interest in art, music, gaming, or fitness, these varied hobbies we’ve discovered surely kept us busy and […]