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.
16/07/2019 - 09:11 h
Care. Barcelona wants to be a caring city, a city where people who care for children or dependent or ill people are recognised as the pillars of society that they are. Barcelona Cuida was created to care for them.
22/05/2019 - 08:32 h
Non-discrimination. Third and final article which reviews the development and consolidation of legal and social frameworks for eliminating all forms of discrimination against women.
20/05/2019 - 11:39 h
Grant resolution. The provisional resolution of the general call for grants, activities and district and city services for the year 2019 has been published; among which are those corresponding to the field of Care Economy.
17/05/2019 - 11:04 h
Study about cares. The document explores different models of intervention in the care economy with the aim of generating new models of intervention and approach that promote the dignity and sustainability of these services.
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.
Narrow your search by the following criteria:
- From 01/10/2018 to 31/12/2019
- Casal de Barri Can Portabella
- C Virgili 18 (Sant Andreu)
- From 10/04/2019 to 18/12/2019
- Espai Barcelona Cuida
- Av Marquès de l'Argentera 22 (Ciutat Vella)