OP-ALMA Social Prescribing – Addressing Loneliness in Older Adults
This pilot project utilised a social prescribing model to provide linkage to online social connections for older adults living with chronic pain and opioid medication use. The study was supported by Gandel Philanthropy, and delivered in partnership with COTA Victoria.
Turning Point team
- Dr Shalini Arunogiri (Deputy Clinical Director, Senior Research Fellow)
- Dr Angela Simpson (Health Psychologist, Research Fellow) and
- Ms Sally Brown (Psychologist)