A councellig center for women opened in Maltepe

The name of the world-renowned professor for philosophy will live in the “councelling center for women.

The city administration of Maltepe gave the name of one of the leasing philosophers of Turkey, Prof. Dr. Ioanna Kuçuradi, to a counseling center for women, which was opened by Mrs. Selvi Kılıçdaroğlu, wife of CHP part leader Mr. Kemal Kılıçdaroğlu. During the ceremony Mrs. Kılıçdaroğlu held a speech, thanking the Municipality of Maltepe for the counseling center and expressed: “I hope that through these counseling centers we can advice women and men and create a conscious society1”.


The counseling center for women under the Directorate of Women, Family and Disabled within the borders of the city administration of Maltepe will render counseling services 24/7. In the counseling center subjects like the importance of women in society, how women cope with problems and identification of problems are advised. Especially women who are victim of harassment, rape, violence are counseled by psychologists, sociologist and lawyers; women with children are supported by pedagogues and women with disabilities receive psychological counseling services. (09.03.2016)