Believing that education is a key to a bright future, financial assistance for tuition fees and books is given to poor but deserving college students in public and private schools and those enrolled in vocational or technical courses at Technical Education and Skills Development Authority. Transportation allowances are given as incentives to students who graduated valedictorian and salutatorian in elementary.
Free college education is a dream come true for those who have no financial capability but have the brains to finish their education, an objective which this school is committed to attain. It offers courses like Business Administration, Education and Information Technology. The students also enjoy the comfort of air conditioned rooms.
Batangas City is now the leading LGUs in the country that implements this program which continues to help the poor to have access to free hospitalization. From an initial funding of P3million when the program was launched in 2004, the budget allocation grew to P60 million in 2009 with the card holders numbering 3,521 to date.
To encourage sports as a vital part of total human development and as a healthy activity for the youth, various sports activities are being conducted like basketball, valley ball, billiards, swimming, chess and mountain biking. The City Sports Coliseum stands as a testimony of this commitment to sports development.
Beach lovers and scuba divers can go to the coastal barangays of Isla Verde, identified as part of the "center of the center of marine biodiversity" to enjoy the rich and colorful beauty of the sea. One can also try hiking in the scenic Mt. Banoy and experience the panoramic view at the top. To the lovers of culture, they can visit the state-of-the-art Museo Puntong Batangan and get glimpse of the history and culture of the Batangueños.
Proud of Batangas City's cultural heritage and committed to its preservation and enrichment, the city government spearheads various cultural activities that highlight every community celebration.
- Wednesday, 22 February 2017 - 3:29:42 PM
Sa pagdiriwang ng Philhealth Insurance Corporation (Philhealth) ng ika-22 taong anibersaryo nito ngayong taon sa temang “Challenged by Change, Empowered by Unity ”, malugod nitong ipinababatid na mayroon itong mga bagong benepisyo sa mga members at stakeholders nito upang higit pang makapagbigay ng dekalidad na serbisyong pangkalusugan.
- Mga bagong benepisyo handog ng Philhealth sa ika-22 anniversary celebration nito
- Mainit na pagtanggap sa mga delegasyon ng SCUAA 2017 ipinadama sa Mayor’s Night ni Mayor Beverley
- Biogas digester para sa kitchen wastes pinopromote ng Brgy. Alangilan
- Batangas City Police hinarana ang mga city government employees
BFP Batangas City : 301-7996
PNP Batangas City : 980-0382
Batangas Medical Center : 723-0911
CDRRMO : 702-3902
Philippine Red Cross : 723-3027
City Social Welfare Dev’t : 723-2357
City Health Office : 723-8890