The Office of the Senior Citizens Affairs shall have the following functions:
To plan, implement and monitor yearly work program in pursuance of the objectives of Republic Act 9257;
To draw up a list of available and required services which can provided by the senior citizens;
To maintain and regularly update on a quarterly basis the list of senior citizens and to issue nationally uniform individual identification card and purchase booklet, free of charge, which shall be valid anywhere in the country.
To serve as a general information and liaison center to serve the needs of the senior citizens;
To monitor compliance of the provision of Republic Act 9257 particularly the granting of special discounts and privileges to senior citizens;
To report to the Mayor, establishments found violating any provisions of Republic Act 9257;
To assist senior citizens in filing complaints or charges against any person, natural or juridical; establishment, institution, or agency refusing to comply with the privileges under the Republic Act 9257 before the Department of Justice or the provincial, city or municipal trial courts;
To act or coordinate with concerned individual, establishment, institution or agency in investigating fraudulent practices and abuses of the discount and privileges exclusively granted to senior citizens; and
To establish linkages and work together with accredited NGOs, POs, and the barangays in their respective areas.
Senior’s ID and BOOKLET
Receives form for issuance of ID’s and Booklet
All citizens whose ages range from 60 years old and above.
Receiving/Checking of requirements for
Bereaved Family of the deaceased Senior member.
Updating the Senior Citizens of the different Federation in Imus.
Senior Citizen whose age ranges from 77 and above, belong to the poor among the poorest.
Estimated Processing Time: 20 minutes
Concerned clients are always welcome to approach anybody in the OSCA Office. Remember no MONEY involve in the OSCA when making transaction.
FRONTLINE SERVICES OFFERED
Received Application for Senior Citizen’s ID and Issuance of Booklet.
Filing of Burial Assistance and other concerns of the elderly.
FOR GETTING THE BURIAL ASSISTANCE
Step 1: Receive and assist application for Senior Citizen ages 60 and above
Step 2: Submitting and Checking of the requirements/forwarding the papers to Mayor’s Office.
Burial Assistance, Evelyn A. Cambaya
Step 3: Issuance of Identification Cards and Booklets.
Issuance of OSCA Identification Card
Requirements in acquiring Identification Card for Senior Citizens
Any citizen of the Philippines at least sixty (60) years and residing at least six (6) month in the City of Imus
Must present to the OSCA a photocopy of his/her Birth Certificate or any identification whether Postal ID, SSS ID, GSIS ID, Voters ID, Passport or even Drivers License where their birth date is indicated.
Must secure a Registration form and submit the same to the OSCA together with together with two (2) 1 x 1 picture; one to be attached to the Registration Form, the other to the ID.
Mission and Vision
Establish and create work programs and activities for the welfare of the elderly.
A community of elderly where love, harmony, and cooperation exist in the midst of social, economic and political struggle, ready to face the challenge of global changes.
Emiterio N. Reyes
Office of the Senior Citizen