Document Type

Article

Publication Date

9-2017

Keywords

immigrants, loneliness, social isolation, older adults, Sheridan Elder Research Centre, Region of Peel, Region of Halton

Abstract

Sheridan Centre for Elder Research received a three year grant from the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) to explore new strategies to effectively reach and service immigrants age 65+ who may be experiencing, or are at risk of experiencing loneliness and/or social isolation. Research Update - Issue 4 (September, 2017) highlights the research team's progress and an invitation for interested organizations to participate in the research.

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Research Centres

School

Sheridan Elder Research Centre (SERC)

Journal

Building Connected Communities

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Publisher's version

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This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 4.0 License.

Original Publication Citation

Sheridan Centre for Elder Research. (2017). Building connected communities: Reducing loneliness and social isolation in immigrants 65+ – September 2017 – Research update. Building Connected Communities (4).

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