A VARIETY OF factors lead to increasing longevity and an ageing population, the demand for robust health and care services continues to grow. Innovation in the areas of health and wellbeing will be crucial to ensure that such services remain sustainable, address needs efficiently, and contribute to positive experiences in later life. In order to […]
Loneliness and isolation
The role of churches in combating loneliness and isolation – putting ideas into practice.
FIOP CofS Guild ACTS Conference Report May 2017
A joint consultation produced by Faith in Older People and the Church of Scotland Guild in Collaboration with Action of Churches Together in Scotland. Download the report
The Scottish Parliament Equal Opportunities Committee carried out an inquiry into Age and Social Isolation in 2015.
Voluntary Health Scotland has been very active on the topic of loneliness and has produced this briefing paper.