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Loneliness: The Big Picture – thoughts on our event and look ahead to our Conference

Our co-Founder and Chair of our Programme Advisory Group Paul Cann reviews our recent Loneliness the Big Picture event, and previews our Conference on Thursday 18 November. Last week the Campaign to End Loneliness launched its ‘Big Picture’ conference, Loneliness Beyond Covid-19,  taking place tomorrow Thursday 18 November  with a burst of energy from three…
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Loneliness is a major issue for people at the end of life. How do we tackle it? Craig Harrison from Marie Curie

Loneliness is a major issue for people at the end of life. How do we tackle it?  While loneliness has taken root in a lot of new places during the Coronavirus pandemic in the UK, for many people impacted by terminal illnesses and coming towards the end of life, the experience began a long time…
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Ageing Better in Camden – what we learnt about tackling loneliness before and during Covid-19

Our guest bloggers Annabel Collins, Programme Manager at Ageing Better in Camden and Rob Francis, Associate Director at Traverse have kindly shared an evaluation of the Ageing Better in Camden programme which is focused on tackling loneliness and isolation amongst the borough’s older population. At the beginning of 2020, 64-year-old Shama was a regular at…
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Our campaign with TransPennine Express

Helping people make better connections is a key theme for us. Public transport helps to keep people socially connected, either with existing connections or by fostering new connections in stations or on the train, as they go about their journey.  We are really pleased to be partners with TransPennine Express to , raise awareness of the…
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Speakers’ biography details – What is the global response to loneliness after Covid-19?

Speakers biography details (more to be confirmed) Dr Naoko Yamamoto, Assistant Director-General, Universal Health Coverage / Healthier Populations, World Health Organisation Dr Naoko Yamamoto was most recently WHO’s Assistant Director-General for Universal Health Coverage and Health Systems. Dr Yamamoto brings nearly 30 years of experience working on health in Japan and served as Senior Assistant…
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