There are several ways to find support for seniors who may be socially isolated:
We’re developing tip sheets and other resources for families, friends, neighbours and helping professionals who want to support seniors who may be socially isolated. Please check back again.
If you or your organization wants to be a part of a community of support and connection, contact Tim Henderson, Project Manager for the Pan-Edmonton Group Addressing Social Isolation of Seniors at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Hello, How Are You? (City of Edmonton)
Connect2Affect (United States)
Campaign to End Loneliness (United Kingdom)
We are passionate about creating a community where we can effectively reduce social isolation in Edmonton. If you have ideas, suggestions, or have heard of other community initiatives that are working towards our goal, please share them by commenting below. Your contribution may help connect a senior in need.
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