The phone calls easing loneliness in lockdown
Students Previous     Next

The phone calls easing loneliness in lockdown

Alex Richardson Second-year mental health nursing student, Canterbury Christ Church University

A student initiative to support isolated older people during the pandemic has brought benefits for both clients and volunteers

Since lockdown began in March, many people have been living in isolation because they are in a vulnerable group, for example the over-70s.

Nursing Standard. 35, 7, 25-26. doi: 10.7748/ns.35.7.25.s13

Want to read more?

Subscribe for unlimited access

Try 1 month’s access for just £1 and get:

Your subscription package includes:
  • Full access to nursingstandard.com and the Nursing Standard app
  • The monthly digital edition
  • RCNi Portfolio and interactive CPD quizzes
  • RCNi Learning with 200+ evidence-based modules
  • 10 articles a month from any other RCNi journal
Subscribe
Already subscribed? Log in

Alternatively, you can purchase access to this article for the next seven days. Buy now

Or