Çankaya Municipality Children Unit of Women’s Shelter

(0312) 458 89 00

Ziya Gökalp Cad. No:11 A1 Blok Kat:5 Kızılay/Ankara

Children as witness of violence are affected as much as their battered mother even if they are not direct victim of violence. Therefore, it is very important to explain your sufferings to the children.

For children of women living in the Shelter,

  • Kindergarden service is available.
  • Activities to support their relations with life are being carried out.
  • Any negligence and misuse is being investigated, necessary legal measures are taken if detected.
  • An environment free from all kinds of violence, safe and supporting their personal development is created and programs to make them happy and enjoy are implemented.
  • A social service plan specific to the child related with what mother suffers is prepared and implemented.
Boys over 12 are not allowed to stay in the Shelter by regulations.

In such case boy child are guided to a safe place to accommodate.