Innovative Approaches to Ending Social Isolation in Canada

Date(s) - February 17, 2021 - February 18, 2021
10:00 am - 10:45 am

After months of social distancing to help prevent the spread of COVID-19, we are facing what some are calling a “loneliness pandemic.” Social isolation is increasingly being recognized as a public health issue in Canada. 

This webinar discussion will feature Lisa Richmond from Cardus, Sonia Hsiung from Alliance for Healthier Communities and Dr. Trevor Hancock in a discussion about the state of loneliness and social isolation in Canada while also exploring innovative models for fostering community connection such as social prescribing and nature prescribing. 

Date: February 17, 2021 | 1:00 – 2:00 p.m. ET

Speakers: Lisa Richmond, Sonia Hsiung, and Dr. Trevor Hancock 

Moderator: Sylvia Cheuy

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