Family Home Caregivers for Elderly People in Qatar

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.

Status

Completed

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Project team

  • Dr. Azza Abdelmoniem, PhD, Senior Lead Researcher, DIFI Family Research Department;
  • Janet Rankin, PhD, RN, University of Calgary in Qatar;
  • Michael Corman, PhD, Queen’s University Belfast.