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A New Kind of Village: Combating Loneliness among Older Adults

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When:
June 13, 2018 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
2018-06-13T11:00:00-04:00
2018-06-13T12:00:00-04:00

Loneliness among the aging population has been shown to have health risks equivalent to those of smoking and diabetes, with an overall 26% increase in mortality. Join us as we explore how government agencies, solution providers, healthcare, education and multiple other industries can act together to develop solutions designed to help people rebuild social connections and engagement with their communities.

 

For more information and to register, visit: https://nnlm.gov/training

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