Developing an Institution Model for Children Staying with their Mothers

Priority area



Ministry of Justice


EU contribution (Euro)


Brief description of the project and main objectives

The aim of the project is to develop an institutional model for children staying with their mothers in prisons and to design a support model that will reduce the negative effects of this process on children.


Diyarbakır Kadın Kapalı Ceza İnfaz Kurumu

Achieved results/ expected outputs

Building a model living space to develop a healthy mother-child relationship
Furnishing the mother and child units in the building to be built
Designing daily activities and educational programs in accordance with the age groups of children who are in prison with their mothers, developing support programs for children
Developing education and improvement programs for mothers who are imprisoned with their children, making vocational training needs analysis
Organizing activities aimed at informing the public and raising awareness on this issue