Domestic violence in the context of the education of seniors

  • KATEŘINA ŠMEJKALOVÁ Masaryk University, Faculty of Education, Department of Physics, Chemistryand Vocational education, Poříčí 7, 603 00 Brno
Keywords: education of seniors, a victim of domestic violence, prevention of domestic violence, protection of victims, a violent person

Abstract

The article discusses  domestic violence as  dangerous, unlawful and violent conduct, which currently threatens a generation of seniors. The author stresses the need for primary prevention of  domestic violence in the context of the education of seniors, at the University of the Third Age. In the text we present the content focus of  preventative lectures to the target group of seniors. In connection with the content of primary prevention is highlighted to the opportunity to help the victims of domestic violence through the association for assistance to victims of crime „Bílý kruh bezpečí“. On the basis of the exploratory investigation, in the text there where presented the views at the seniors on the issue of the domestic violence.

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Published
2016-06-28
How to Cite
ŠMEJKALOVÁ, K. (2016). Domestic violence in the context of the education of seniors. Journal of Education Culture and Society, 7(1), 103-112. https://doi.org/10.15503/jecs20161.103.112