Combating Loneliness- Moving Forward Project

Combating Loneliness- Moving Forward Project

Loneliness is has a big impact on our overall health and can affect the ways its functions. The issue of loneliness has been highly impacted by the lockdown as a result of the inability to socialise with people and limited contact with family members
Impress Community organisation is working with over 50’s- to address isolation and loneliness. Moving Forward Project is based on health and well-being.

  1. The program is designed to combat social isolation, depression, loneliness, and other related health and wellbeing issues. What we will deliver. Digital remote delivery model includes.
  2. Digital home visit (One to One and small groups),
  3. Regular telephone check-up calls and online targeted activities.
  4. Basic IT training eg WhatsApp, telegram, Twitter, email, Blogging, networking, Facebook, and Instagram.
  5. Walking fitness for over 50’s
  6. Gentle online exercise

Networking through fun activities and games ( bingo and card games)7. Motivational speaker- talking to them about health and well-being awareness.

Category:
Social 
Written by:
Janet T. Ogundayo
Country:
United Kingdom