Social Isolation and Loneliness in the UK with a focus on the use of technology to tackle these conditions
This report aims to provide an overview of the social isolation and loneliness landscape in the UK, taking into account the factors that contribute to the development of the conditions,
those who are commonly affected, the impacts of the conditions on individuals and public
services, and the approaches and interventions that are currently used to address them. In
particular, this report seeks to highlight the innovative uses of technology in addressing
loneliness and isolation, as these are expected to act as key enablers in the future.