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Social isolation has significant negative impacts on both the physical and mental health of the elderly. Older Vermonters face additional barriers to social engagement including living in a rural environment, lack of access to transportation, and financial barriers. The aim of this project was to provide information about opportunities for social engagement for older individuals by distributing a pamphlet at Colchester Family Practice in Colchester, VT.
Colchester Family Medicine
elderly, isolation, community
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Novelli, Alexandra, "Resources to Decrease Social Isolation in the Elderly" (2021). Family Medicine Clerkship Student Projects. 698.