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Pathways to Impact - Written Evidence #1 [LBCO224] Life beyond COVID. UK COVID-19 Committee.
A piece of written evidence submitted to the UK COVID-19 Committee in 2020.
The Covid-19 pandemic has highlighted the importance of digital technology in the lives of citizens, both old and young. This evidence includes the following areas:
- Use of digital technologies in the community context
- Citizens who are ageing-without-children
- Use of videogames in the context of PTSD
- Using and deploying digital technologies in the context of intergenerational, social isolation and loneliness
- Introduction to the COVID-19: Technology, Social Connections, Loneliness and Leisure Activities Project
- ‘Smart Age-friendly Ecosystem’ for the future