(Source The Independent)
Although these measures may be medically necessary, charities have warned that to do so will have an impact in terms of mental health and increased loneliness – particularly for the elderly.
Other charities that work with vulnerable groups like the homeless, have called on the prime minister to acknowledge the special needs of these groups and give additional help, resources and recourse to funds.
But are there steps that the general population can take to help the elderly and other vulnerable groups within their community?
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