Meet Carol, Jerry, and Laura – Peninsula Shepherd Center members who received one-on-one technology training through the Connections Through Technology Program thanks to a grant from the San Diego Seniors Community Foundation.
Experts in the fields of medicine, aging, healthcare and homelessness discussed the negative impacts of social isolation on seniors and what can be done to mitigate them.
The San Diego Senior Center Coalition brings together senior center directors from around the county to discuss ideas, make new connections, and share success stories.
San Diego Workforce Partnership’s Aging Workforce Program offers skill-building workshops and paid 150-hour “returnships” to seniors who are looking for work.
New research confirms that the increase in isolation during COVID-19 amounts to its own public health crisis. According to a survey by the AARP Foundation and United Health Foundation, two-thirds of U.S. adults report experiencing social isolation since the pandemic began.