Causes of loneliness
Older people can be particularly vulnerable to feelings of loneliness and isolation. We explain why you may be affected in this way.
Taking steps to tackle loneliness
Most people who feel lonely want to increase the quality or quantity of contact with other people. Here are some good ways to tackle feelings of loneliness.
Our guide on common scams and how to identify them. Share it with relatives and friends to keep one step ahead.
Use our checklists to review the basic safety aspects of your home – such as lighting, heating, power and furniture.
Cognitive exercise can help us maintain our mental health as we age. It can also help people with dementia.