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COVID-19 and social care: the withdrawal of support services has negatively affected both people with dementia and their unpaid carers

Giebel, Clarissa (2020) COVID-19 and social care: the withdrawal of support services has negatively affected both people with dementia and their unpaid carers. British Politics and Policy at LSE (16 Oct 2020). Blog Entry.

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Abstract

Clarissa Giebel draws on recent research to discuss how the nationwide COVID-19 lockdown affected people with dementia and their unpaid carers. She finds that the condition of those living with dementia often deteriorated faster due to the lack of social interaction, while there was also a negative effect on the wellbeing of carers. People in ... Continued

Item Type: Online resource (Blog Entry)
Official URL: https://blogs.lse.ac.uk/politicsandpolicy/
Additional Information: © 2020 The Author(s)
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe) > JN101 Great Britain
R Medicine > RA Public aspects of medicine > RA0421 Public health. Hygiene. Preventive Medicine
Date Deposited: 25 Nov 2020 14:36
Last Modified: 12 Sep 2021 23:03
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/107346

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