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


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 5 (December, 2018) highlights the research team's progress and an invitation for interested organizations to participate in the research.


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Building Connected Communities


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Sheridan Centre for Elder Research. (2018). Building connected communities: Reducing loneliness and social isolation in immigrants 65+ – December 2018 – Research update. Building Connected Communities (5).

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