Vice – Mayor Yvonne Katrina S. Florida graced the conduct of Responsible Parenthood and Family Planning (RPFP) Orientation for Young Parents and Barangay Population Workers at the Municipal Function Hall of this municipality.

VM Florida said she and her husband, Mayor Harry Florida are pushing for “Happy Families” in Allacapan.

She is also a staunch advocate of exclusive breastfeeding and encourage the female participants to breastfeed their children as one of the essential elements of responsible parenthood.

POPCOM-Region II Director emphasized in her opening statements that improving the lives of families will highly contribute to the community and nation’s development.

She also reminded the participants to plan the number, timing and spacing of their children in order to achieve a better quality of life.

The orientation is one of the highlights of the Population and Development (POPDEV) Week celebration from November 23-29, 2021.