Campaign to end loneliness

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Monthly Archives: March 2015

Loneliness is the “biggest challenge” facing refugees and migrants in London

In late 2014, The Forum – a charity supporting migrant and refugee communities and individuals in their integration into British society –  published some new research that explored the experiences of loneliness through the eyes of migrants, refugees and asylum seekers living in London. Interviews were conducted with a wide range of people – from those who…
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What is “social capital” and why does it matter?

The Office for National Statistics (ONS) has released a new report that analyses the levels of ‘social capital’ in the United Kingdom. This is a slightly jargon-y word that explains the different types of social connections in our lives, and all the benefits they bring. The new report from the ONS looks at four aspects…
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