Essays about: "caregiving"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 34 essays containing the word caregiving.

  1. 1. Rethinking social care services for elderly persons in Zambia

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Socialhögskolan; Lunds universitet/Sociologiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Sociologi

    Author : Annette Hatembo; [2022]
    Keywords : Ageing; elderly people; family; community; caregiving; old people’s home; social care.; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The Elderly people in Zambia face numerous challenges resulting from high poverty levels, stigma, and social exclusion, poor service provision in old people's homes, and lack of proper care and support from family and the public. In addition, changes in population ageing have also resulted in increased longevity affecting the obligatory responsibilities of the state and the family to meet individual needs in caregiving adequately. READ MORE

  2. 2. Quality of life of Caregivers of Children with Cerebral Palsy : A Systematic Literature Review

    University essay from Jönköping University/HLK, CHILD

    Author : Jiya Raj; [2022]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Caregivers of children with cerebral palsy have to undergo various struggles and difficulties while parenting their children with CP, which is a long-term process. This prolonged caregiving can affect their quality of life and well being. READ MORE

  3. 3. Transitioning from Care to Adulthood: Reintegration Experiences of Young People Leaving Residential Care in Ghana

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för socialt arbete

    Author : Frederick Godwill Amissah; [2021-10-22]
    Keywords : care leavers; resilience; social reintegration; lived experiences; ecological systems theory;

    Abstract : Studies on the young people’s transition from care have gained considerable attention in child protection discourse globally but in the African context, it is beginning to take form. Despite the incessant reintegration efforts occasioned by the quest to reform alternative childcare mechanisms in the Ghanaian context, little is known of the experiences of care leavers while they are leaving, and when they are out of care. READ MORE

  4. 4. Caught in the middle: Unravelling motive and practice of elderly care among sandwich generation in Indonesia

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Socialhögskolan

    Author : Darmawan Prasetya; [2021]
    Keywords : elderly care; sandwich generation; multigenerational care; intergenerational solidarity; Indonesia; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : In the perpetuated absence of wide-ranged aging-related programs in Indonesia, more than one-quarter of the elderly population rely on the family especially adult children, resulting in the prevalence of three-generation households. This research seeks to explain the underlying motive and the practice of caring for the elderly parent from the vantage point of adult children that act as the main support provider and primary caregiver within the household. READ MORE

  5. 5. Hantering av friyta vid förskoleutbyggnad : samsyn och konfliktpunkter i synen på kvalité i förskolans utemiljö

    University essay from SLU/Department of People and Society

    Author : Niki Lindgren; [2020]
    Keywords : preschool; outdoor environment; development; learning; play; pedagogical quality; socialt samspel; barns utveckling; förskolegård;

    Abstract : Förskolan har blivit symbol för den fysiska miljö där barn spenderar större delen  av sina första levnadsår. Förskolan har det senaste decenniet även blivit en del  av det svenska utbildningssystemet och är därmed barnets första möte med  formellt lärande, men lek och omsorg är andra viktiga dimensioner i  förskoleverksamhet. READ MORE