WOMEN'S COUNSELLING CENTER
The Women's Counseling Center, established by our Municipality, is a structure that provides support to the women who may need help in different areas while strugling against the violence and discrimination that they are exposed to. With the project started in 2011 and still ongoing; Consultancy services are provided to our women with expert staff to solve their psychological, social, legal and economic problems. In addition, our experts provide psychological support to women in order to help them to communicate with their children in a healthy way, to contribute to their development in a positive way and to cope with the problems they faced with.
With the project started in 2011 and still ongoing; Psychological support is provided to our women in Kartal with expert staff in order to solve their psychological, social, legal and economic problems. To explain the legal rights of women exposed to violence and what legal counseling services are provided by our legal counsel in order to redirect them that needs to be done. There is also a playground for children. At the Women Counselling Center, panels and conferences are organized on various topics to inform the women.
Since the day the project was implemented; 13.372 free pcychological sessions have been held by experienced professionals for the 2.351 women and children who were exposed to physical, sexual, psychological and economic violence; also 318 legal counseling and guidance services have been held by our volunteer attorneys, to reduce the destructive effects of violence on individuals and to ensure empowerment of individuals.