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Tips for keeping older adults connected

 

Last updated 6/26/2020 at 2:20pm

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There are ways for older adults to engage, explore and unwind while remaining isolated during the pandemic.

Connection and a sense of community can be critical to well-being as people continue to distance and isolate. It can be challenging, especially for older adults, but there are ways to engage, explore and unwind.

There is no one-size-fits-all solution, so choose a few things that suit you and commit to them. Remember to pay attention to your social and mental health while taking care of your physical health, and consider these ideas from the Administration for Community Living.

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• Use social media to stay in touch with friends and loved ones or reconnect with people you haven't see...



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