The study contributes to our understanding of the conditions required to enable successful community-based projects tackling loneliness and isolation.
This is the latest release
- identifies key barriers and enablers in volunteering approaches to tackling loneliness and social isolation among older people
- illustrates the key enablers and barriers, using case studies and available literature
- sets out an outline Theory of Change illustrating how programmes have the potential to reduce loneliness and social isolation among older people
- provides a framework for the future self-evaluation of programmes to add to the available evidence base.
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