Democratisation of care work
Barcelona is a pioneering city in implementing feminist policies in one of the areas that creates the most discrimination and inequality: care work.
Tasked with a clear transformational purpose, Caring City aims to be a tool to help bring recognition to the social value of care work, and to ensure the right to care and be cared for in decent, quality conditions.
What is happening?
What is happening?
What do we want to do?
We are launching a programme with 68 initiatives to highlight the importance of care work, to socialise the responsibility of care work, to ensure decent working conditions for workers, entities and individuals providing care work, to improve the quality of the services and to empower the people receiving or providing care.
CCOO of Catalonia presents a study on the social and labor conditions of Latin American domestic workers in Barcelona
21/05/2020 - 13:49 h
STUDY. CCOO of Catalonia, through the Information Center for Foreign Workers (CITE), has published the study "Living conditions of domestic workers and Central American care in Barcelona".
11/05/2020 - 10:30 h
Let's look after those looking after us. Barcelona City Council’s Institute of Sports is launching an initiative entitled “Cuidem a qui ens cuida” [Let's look after those looking after us] as part of the “BCN es mou dins de casa”...
14/05/2020 - 10:48 h
CINEMA. Selection of 10 cinematographic proposals that address the issue of care; from mental illness and Alzheimer's to the role of domestic and care workers or motherhood.
05/05/2020 - 13:04 h
SUBSIDY. Starting today, May 5, domestic workers who have stopped working or have had their work hours reduced due to the Covidien-19 health crisis can apply for the exceptional unemployment benefit.
Barcelona Cuida space
Barcelona Cuida is a pioneering centre promoting all the existing care-related resources in the city and putting them within people’s reach.
The centre offers information, advice and guidance for the city’s carers and cared-for.
It also acts as a meeting and networking point for individuals, professionals and organisations.
Search tool for care-related services and resources
Use the search feature to find care-related information and services offered in Barcelona.
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- From 01/10/2018 to 31/12/2020
- Casal de Barri Can Portabella
- C Virgili 18 (Sant Andreu)