EVALUATION of THE SERVICES OFFERED to OLDER PERSONS in TURKEY WITHIN THE FRAMEWORK of THE UNITED NATIONS (UN) PRINCIPLES for OLDER PERSONS: ANKARA SAMPLE
TÜRKİYE’DE YAŞLILARA SUNULAN HİZMETLERİN BİRLEŞMİŞ MİLLETLER YAŞLILIK İLKELERİ ÇERÇEVESİNDE DEĞERLENDİRİLMESİ: ANKARA ÖRNEĞİ

Author : Yasemin ERTAN KOÇAK - - Sema BUZ - Özlem GÖZEN
Number of pages : 388-410

Abstract

This research aims to evaluate the services offered to the elderly in Turkey within the framework of the United Nations (UN) Principles for Older Persons . According to this aim, the opinions of social workers, working in Ankara and in the field of aging, have been learned. The social worker is legally; psychology, sociology, child development, teaching, family and consumer sciences and social work. The research is designed according to the quantitative research method. The interview form created by the researchers was used as data collection tool in the research. 100 social workers, working at social service centers, nursing homes and elderly care and rehabilitation centers in Ankara, were interviewed. As a result of the research, it is found that the institutional care contributes to the goodness of the elderly. institutional arrangements are needed to meet the basic needs of the elderly; it has found that nursing homes do not develop sufficiently supportive practices for the participation of the elderly.

Keywords

Key Words: Elderly Welfare, Social Work, UN Principles For Older Persons.

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