Loneliness Friendship Line for Seniors 888-670-1361 Monday-Friday, 7am – Midnight ET Humana has partnered with the Institute on Aging to offer our members a dedicated support line if they’re feeling lonely, depressed or socially isolated, or just need companionship and emotional support. They’ll be connected with a trained professional who will offer a caring ear and […]
Feelings of loneliness can happen to anyone, anywhere—even when surrounded by friends and family, or physically alone and in need of interactions with others. In fact, 1 in 5 Americans always or often feels lonely or socially isolated. Health is a journey, and it’s not one size fits all. Humana created this resource toolkit to […]
People don’t always know where to go for support, and they don’t understand the serious impact loneliness can have on their health. That’s where you and your care team can help. Use this guide to understand the health impacts of loneliness and social isolation, and how to screen patients and refer them to resources for […]
Learn how staying connected is important maintaining a healthy routine, especially for veterans. The good news—no matter the situation, there are things veterans can do to get the help and support they may need. This flyer is available in both English and Spanish.
Learn how staying connected is important to maintaining a healthy routine, especially for seniors. The good news—no matter the situation, there are things seniors can do to get the help and support they may need. This flyer is available in both English and Spanish.
Humana is committed to helping clinicians identify and address loneliness and social isolation because of the negative impact these social determinants have on the physical and mental health of our members. Learn about Humana’s latest efforts to address loneliness and social isolation in this second edition of the Loneliness & Social Isolation Issue Brief. Reference […]
The intent of this issue brief is to inform stakeholders, including research, legislation and healthcare professionals, on loneliness and social isolation as social determinants of health. This is meant to spark conversations over opportunities to affect change. You will also learn more about why addressing loneliness and social isolation is an essential component to Humana’s […]