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Wide Angle Vol 3: Isolation

by David Bruce

21/Nov/2013

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Wide Angle Vol 3: Isolation


There is an hypothesised link between loneliness and mental health which potentially makes loneliness an important issue across a wide range of social, health and economic domains. This study demonstrates a strong link between levels of connectedness within local neighbourhoods and loneliness, which opens up the potential for very locaslised interventions to make a far larger contribution to Australian society.

 

 

 

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