Learn more about stakeholders’ perspectives on social isolation and the four priorities they identified to prevent unnecessary emergency room visits & hospital admissions.
Learn more about seniors’ perspectives on social isolation and the four priorities they identified to support independence and engagement in the community.
Reducing Seniors’ Social Isolation: Linking Community in the HSIIP Participatory Research Initiative
This brief combines the recommendations from interviews / focus groups consisting of 28 seniors (age 55+) living in Hamilton and 37 community stakeholders working in Hamilton. These two groups provided their thoughts and suggestions on how to reduce social isolation among seniors.