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Local action on health inequalities: reducing social isolation

Abstract


These documents outline the problem of social isolation in relation to public health.

Presented in 3 sections, they include:

  • evidence on the link between social isolation, poor health outcomes and health inequalities
  • identification of who is at risk of social isolation and what impact this has on health inequalities
  • possible interventions to reduce social isolation in identified populations

They can be accessed by clicking here: http://bit.ly/1QF6jSz

This resource is part of the ‘Local Action on Health Inequalities’ Collection that can be accessed by clicking here: http://bit.ly/1NvW6YD

Information Type

Policy/Guidance

Geographical Level

National

Population Level

All

Source

Public Health England

Keywords

Poverty, Health Inequalities, Public Health, Local Government, Health and Wellbeing Boards, Isolation, Loneliness, Social Isolation

Status

Current

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