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CCNB Community Conversation Series: Understanding the Impacts of Loneliness and Isolation

July 3, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

CCNB Community Conversation Series: Understanding the Impacts of Loneliness and Isolation

CCNB facilitates community conversations about issues that matter to communities. Through our practice we are seeing that the impact of loneliness and isolation can be devastating.

Loneliness;
• is as harmful as smoking 15 cigarettes a day;
• is worse for a person’s health than obesity;
• increases the risk of early death by up to 32%.
Source: Brigham Young University, Utah in the United States, 2017

Want to know more, share a story and be part of local solutions? 

Join us, a panel of people with lived experience and our special guest speaker Dr. Michelle Lim Qualifications: BA (Hons), MPsych, PhD, MAPS

Dr Lim is the scientific chair of the Australian Coalition to End Loneliness and head of the Social Health and Wellbeing Laboratory, at the Iverson Health Innovation Institute at Swinburne University of Technology.
Dr Lim led the Australian Loneliness Report in 2018. Her expertise lies in understanding the impact of loneliness on health and community wellbeing.

To book online:
https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/ccnb-community-conversation-series-understanding-the-impacts-of-loneliness-and-isolation-tickets-57573524963

For any queries please contact Jodie our CCNB Events Coordinator via email Jodie.Streckeisen@ccnb.com.au

Details

Date:
July 3, 2019
Time:
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Organizer

CCNB
Phone:
1300 002 262
Email:
ccnb@ccnb.com.au

Venue

Cromer Golf Club
Cromer Road
Cromer, NSW 2099 Australia
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Website:
https://www.cromergolfclub.com.au/cms/