DISTRICT MANSIONS OF BEYOĞLU MUNICIPALITY
Beyoglu Municipality web site for Distrcit Mansions, please click here.
Beyoğlu Municipality conducts various studies oriented to the education needs of the local community with "Life-Long Learning” approach, and has established the system of District Mansions, where specific courses are provided for free of charge for everyone from primary and secondary school students to university students, to youth and especially to adults and housewives.
Beyoğlu Municipality owns 10 District Mansions in different quarter of its’ municipal borders and moreover have 4 District Mansions which constructions still continues.
- Aynalıkavak Distrcit Mansion
- Bademlik District Mansion
- Dolapdere District Mansion
- Kadı Mehmet District Mansion
- Okmeydanı District Mansion
- Örnektepe District Mansion
- Kasımpaşa District Mansion
- Tophane District Mansion
- Yenişehir District Mansion
District Mansions gather different service units that social municipalism requires, and hence makes district community to access many service units from education to health, from cultural activities to social co-operations, easier, quicker and more qualified.
In this respect, within the District Mansions, there are;
- Health Centers,
- Nursery Schools,
- Training and Vocational Courses,
- Multifunctional Halls,
- Neighborhood Units,
- Social Help Offices (Public Soup-Kitchen, Bathrooms, Laundry and Social Help Market)
The Education Services provided in the District Mansions are;
- English Courses
- Computer Courses
- Reading-Writing Courses
- Theatre Courses
- Music (Guitar, Saz,…) Courses
- Drawing Courses
- Calligraphy Courses
- Sewing and Knitting
- Soft Furnishing Courses
- Jewelery Design
- Woodworking Courses
- Porcelain Courses
- Point Lace Courses
- Fashion Design and Stylist
- Web design, Graphic design
- Tourism and Hotel management
- Hairdressing Courses
1st and 2nd grade elementary school student.
In order to support the school education of the elementary school students,
“Recovery Studies”, such as
- Turkish courses are organized.
In District Mansions, approximately 6500-7000 people receive training service in a year.
Until today, over 25.000 people have received courses and trainings in the district mansions. Each year, 2500-3000 students attend the courses in the District Mansions. Moreover, pre-school education center is also available in 6 of 10 district mansions of Beyoğlu Municipality. In these centers, children aged between 3 and 6 receive pre-school education, for the year 2010-2011, 400 children are received. Courses such as English, handworks, computers, are as well provided for housewives, where they find the opportunities to improve themselves and socialize. With various trip organizations, cultural and social activities organized throughout the year, children, students, women find the way for socialization and learning.