The arts as an antidote to the loneliness epidemic – ArtsHub

Dance may have health benefits including in the treatment of Parkinson’s Disease and traumatic brain injury. Photo by Seb on Unsplash

Experts say Australia is in the midst of a loneliness epidemic and it represents a serious public health problem. In response, research and service delivery experts have joined forces and there have been calls in Australia to follow in the footsteps of the UK to create a Loneliness Portfolio. Another path recommended …