VALUES REORIENTATION PROGRAM FOR VITAL ROLE OF PARENTS OF DEPRESSED AREAS
Parents are the most important persons in the family which is the basis unit and the strong foundation of the society. The kind of families that composed the community will determine the kind of society that exists. With the vital role that parents play in community building, they should be well equipped of the necessary values that will guide them in preserving better quality of life.
The family is the most natural powerful and enduring transmitter of moral values, the first and most effective school for education in values.
Value reorientation program for parents aims to promote that values have to be accepted and integrated within the person. At the individual level, interventions shall focus on value internalization, the results of which are expressed through attitudinal and behavioral change. At the family and community level, mores have been made towards aligning individual values within the family and community values. This may be realized through parental role modeling.
This information gathered for the purpose of providing some important insights and guide to the parents of the identified depressed barangays of the Island Garden City of Samal, and to develop the necessary values needed which aimed at raising the better quality family life, necessary for nation building.