Public Service: DFA is Looking for Relatives of OFW Jasmin Pagayao

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The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) is looking for the family and relatives of an overseas Filipino worker (OFW) from Saudi Arabia who is currently in a mental institution here in the Philippines.

According to the DFA website, 38-year-old Jasmin Casiban Pagayao was repatriated to the country last February 2018 after having mental issues. She used to work as a domestic helper in Jeddah.

She is currently undergoing treatment at the National Center for Mental Health in Mandaluyong City.

Screen capture of DFA’s Twitter post

As per DFA record, Pagayao was born November 27, 1978 as Jasmin Casiban Pagayao in Marawi City. She belongs to the indigenous group Yakan tribe.

Her siblings are listed as Carina Pagayao and Elvie Pagayao.

The DFA now is looking for Pagayao’s family, friends and relatives, or whoever knows her personally, to coordinate with their Office of the Undersecretary for Migrant Workers’ Affairs (OUMWA) at 2330 Roxas Boulevard in Pasay City

They can also email them at or call their telephone numbers at (02) 834 3996; (02) 834 3115 and look for Charity S. Salomon.