Virtual: Social Isolation and Loneliness, Impacts and Solutions
Now more than ever it is critical to step up our efforts to reduce social isolation and loneliness in our community. Join our expert panel for an educational forum on Zoom that will cover impacts, policies and programs that address these issues.
The panelists will be:
- Marian Ryan, District Attorney of Middlesex County, policies
- Janet Seckel-Cerrotti, FriendshipWorks, a program that matches volunteers to older adults in need of assistance
- Val Walker, author and blogger, her personal journey with insights into potential solutions
Cosponsored by Newton’s Council on Aging, the Respect and Inclusion through Social Engagement (RISE) subcommittee and the City of Newton Department of Senior Services.
Register (required) here.
After registering you will be sent information about how to join the meeting.
- Monday, June 8, 2020
- 7:00pm - 8:30pm