loneliness

The following articles have the tag loneliness

Loneliness in old age

Loneliness in old age

Loneliness in old age

Petra Bensted has created this photo essay to highlight the loneliness felt by many older ...

Beating loneliness brick by brick

Combatting loneliness, brick by brick

Beating loneliness brick by brick

Creating spaces touted as the key to bringing people together.

Major health issue can’t be ignored

Major health issue can’t be ignored

Major health issue can’t be ignored

Danger of loneliness labelled “a serious public health hazard”.

One in four Aussies lonely: report

One in four Aussies lonely: report

One in four Aussies lonely: report

A new report has found that one in four Australians is lonely.

Pollies put focus on dementia

Pollies put focus on dementia

Pollies put focus on dementia

Program seeks to build understanding and reduce isolation.

Making friends after 50

Making friends after 50

Making friends after 50

Although making friends later in life is difficult, perseverance is worth it.

Is loneliness the ‘silver tsunami’?

Is loneliness the ‘silver tsunami’?

Is loneliness the ‘silver tsunami’?

Studies find loneliness as dangerous as obesity and smoking.

Street ‘happy hour’ hits the spot

Street ‘happy hour’ hits the spot

Street ‘happy hour’ hits the spot

It started with a glass of wine on a porch, now the whole street is ...

Millions will be alone this Christmas

Millions of older Australians will be alone this Christmas

Millions will be alone this Christmas

The Minister for Aged Care launches a campaign to tackle loneliness.

Terrified of being alone

Terrified of being alone

Terrified of being alone

Joe is 68 and terrified of being alone. But his marriage is on the rocks. ...

A dish of love for elderly couple

Police cook pasta for a distressed elderly couple

A dish of love for elderly couple

Rome police comforted a distressed elderly couple by cooking a pot of pasta.

Living alone causes health risks

Living alone causes health risks

Living alone causes health risks

Living alone and loneliness can cause serious health problems and possibly death

Loneliness can make you sick

Loneliness can make you sick

Loneliness can make you sick

Why, when we have so much around us, are people becoming so lonely that it ...

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