Senior Citizen Isolation During The Pandemic

Keeping seniors emotionally and physically safe during the pandemic.

They were the first casualties as the coronavirus showed up in the United States.  Today, senior citizens are still very much at risk because of isolation, exacerbated by the pandemic.  We look at what that means for seniors and what family, friends and organizations can do to make sure they are emotionally and physically safe.


DC Department of Aging & Community Living

Main Phone Number: 202-724-5626

Adult Protective Services: 202-541-3950

The AARP Foundation

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Lisa Marsh Ryerson, President, The AARP Foundation

Dr. Heather Stowe, Clinical Director, DC Department of Aging and Community Living