Decision details

Loneliness and Social Isolation

Decision Maker: Leisure and Health Committee

Decision status: For Determination


Members were advised of projects and organisations which were tackling loneliness and social isolation in the Borough.


Research had been carried out how COVID-19 and associated lockdown measures had affected loneliness in the UK. It was reported that adults most at risk of being lonely were young, living alone, on low incomes, out of work and, or with a mental health condition.


The Committee noted the report and details of some of the agencies and services that were available to offer help and support in Broxtowe.

Publication date: 09/06/2021

Date of decision: 09/06/2021

Decided at meeting: 09/06/2021 - Leisure and Health Committee

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