• First Language: Turkish

  • Subjects:  Women’s Studies

  • Journal Section: Research Article

  • Authors: Özge Sanem Özateş GELMEZ

  • Dates: 1 January 2015

In this study the women’s care work is evaluated via Family and Social Policy Ministry’s practice which is implemented in 2006 with aiming to be met needs of care for people living in economic deprivation and having severely disabled reports by relatives in their own homes by means of specific fee. With this study it was aimed to evaluate the experiences of care-giver women about care work and domestic work practice in the households who were the members of the families benefited from home care support system. Starting from this evaluation the further object of the study is that to suggest alternative policies and service suggestions. Therefore the study was carried out as a qualitative research.

Gendered Division Of Labour, Care Work, Social Policy, Home Care Practice, Feminist Methodology

Özge Sanem Özateş GELMEZ