Lonely Senior

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Cohousing gives you an opportunity to cure both social and emotional loneliness.
Fewer Lonely Elders in Cohousing
One close confidant can cure emotional loneliness.

 

People generally suffer from two forms of loneliness:

  • Social Loneliness
  • Emotional Loneliness

People who describe social loneliness refer to feelings of boredom, restlessness, and feeling left out. 

Social loneliness stems from an absence of a social network. Cohousing will probably solve socialloneliness for almost everyone.

People who describe emotional loneliness speak of feelings of anxiety and emptiness. 

Even a very socially active person can suffer from this type of loneliness when his/her social network is comprised of superficial acquaintances. Even a marriage which is not embedded in a close relationship is often described as lonely.

One close confidant can cure emotional loneliness for many people. However, that close relationship is much harder to build than a social network.Cohousing gives you an opportunity to make a few really close friends, regardless of your age.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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