A City for All Ages

Is technology an enabler or barrier in preventing social isolation for older people?

Iriss.fm, episode 114

Plan P: New approaches to prevention with older people, is an Iriss project which addresses the issue of social isolation and loneliness amongst older people. Each quarter the advisory group records a group discussion about a related aspect of prevention. This is the fifth discussion - 'Is technology an enabler or barrier in preventing social isolation and loneliness for older people'.

What do we mean by prevention?

Iriss.fm, episode 90

Plan P: New approaches to prevention with older people, is an Iriss project which addresses the issue of social isolation and loneliness amongst older people. Each quarter the advisory group records a group discussion about a related aspect of prevention. This is the third discussion: 'What do we mean by prevention? Is it early intervention or universal prevention or both?'