Taguig launches TORCH to help residents ease to “New Normal”

To help the community transition to the new normal post-ECQ, Taguig launched the Taguig Online Resources and Community Hub (TORCH) last Monday.

(ALSO READ: Taguig doubles monthly pay of barangay health workers)

According to the Taguig LGU, “The portal introduces training for teachers, open campus for professionals, online resource hub for seniors, a resource page for businesses to help and prepare them to transition post-ECQ and government information portals.”

Under TORCH are the following:

  • 𝐂𝐲𝐛𝐞𝐫𝐥𝐚𝐛@𝐇𝐨𝐦𝐞, wherein teachers may conduct online at least one class a week,
  • 𝐓𝐄𝐂𝐓𝐎𝐂 (𝐓𝐫𝐚𝐢𝐧𝐢𝐧𝐠 𝐚𝐧𝐝 𝐄𝐧𝐫𝐢𝐜𝐡𝐦𝐞𝐧𝐭 𝐂𝐨𝐮𝐫𝐬𝐞𝐬 𝐟𝐫𝐨𝐦 𝐓𝐚𝐠𝐮𝐢𝐠 𝐎𝐧𝐥𝐢𝐧𝐞 𝐂𝐚𝐦𝐩𝐮𝐬), wherein citizens can learn different technology skills through online training,
  • OSCAR (Online Senior Citizen Center and Resources), an elderly-friendly program that promotes the wellbeing of citizens of advanced age, and
  • TOP (𝐓𝐚𝐠𝐮𝐢𝐠 𝐎𝐧𝐥𝐢𝐧𝐞 𝐏𝐨𝐫𝐭𝐚𝐥), a program will benefit business owners as it will help them transition from the ECQ to post ECQ.

Taguigeños can visit taguiginfo.com/torch for more information about the program.

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Posted by I Love Taguig on Monday, April 27, 2020

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