The Center for Gulf Studies at Qatar University organized the 8th annual international interdisciplinary conference entitled “Gulf Families:Continuity and Change” in collaboration with the Doha International Family Institute
This project documents the experiences of Qatari and non-Qatari caregivers who provide care for elderly family members. It identifies the stressors and burdens of caregiving, coping strategies, and the benefits of giving care to elderly family members. This study highlights the importance of providing homecare for elderly family members and providing social and emotional support for caregivers.
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The Doha International Family Institute (DIFI) has launched the OSRA research grant in its sixth cycle which is a research grant on Arab families and family policy related issues.Find Out More