Grand Cevahir Hotel
The Cultural Night with Dinner will be on Thursday (18th April) evening at 19:30 (18:30 departure from the Grand Cevahir Hotel)
Field Visits on Thursday (18th April) afternoon and Friday (19th April) morning (To be announced)
Separate rooms for evaluations will be assigned for each Association on Thursday (18th April) for their activities.
Ministry of Family and Social Policies, Provincial Directorate of Family and Social Policies-Istanbul
Şeyh Zayed Child Home: The institution provides services to children in need of protection between 0-12 age group, in group houses. The capacity of the institution is 380 (120 of them between 0-2 age groups and 260 of them 3-12 age groups).
Bahçelievler Elderly Home and Care Center: The institution provides care to elderly people who are 60 years old or older. The service capacity is 100 and the rooms are single except special care section in the institution.
Ayvansaray Child and Youth Center: The institution serves as first step station for children who are living in the streets. The institution has two main responsibilities which are implementing street work (also called outreach work or mobile work) and providing temporary accommodation to street children. Child and Youth Center has capacity to provide accommodation up to twenty children.
Atatürk Training Home (Child Home) for Girls: The institution provides services to girls who are in need of protection between 13-18 age groups. The institution has capacity to provide accommodation up to a hundred children.Bahçelievler Center of Care, Rehabilitation and Family Counseling Center for Disabled The institution provides care and rehabilitation services for mentally disabled children. The institution has two different units. The first unit provides residential care and rehabilitation services up to forty (40) mentally disabled children, the other unit provides only daily services.
Gülbağ Crèche and Day Care Center: The institution provides daily care and educational services for 3-6 age group children. The capacity of the institution is seventy (70). Gülbağ Community Center: The institution provides daytime services (social and educational activities, support services) to disadvantaged residents of Şişli district. Feriköy Retired People’s Home: This units provides socio-cultural and educational activities for retired people. The institution has more than one thousand registered retired people.
Six Dots Foundation for the Blinds: The institution provides any kind of supportive services towards blinds in cooperation of Şişli Municipality. This unit has 500 registered partially-sighted people.
Down Cafe: The café operated by young people with down’s syndrome.
Ispanak (Spinach): It produces rag dolls in cooperation between Şişli Municipality and Foundation for Children with Leukemia. Volunteers who are mothers of children with leukemia work in the unit and all income spends for treatment of children with leukemia.