Age UK report: The impact of COVID-19 to date on older people’s mental and physical health

Age UK | October 2020 | The impact of COVID-19 to date on older people’s
mental and physical health

Carers, families, and friends of people living with dementia have told Age UK that they have seen rapid deterioration in their loved one’s cognitive function, which has affected memory, sleep, mood, and behaviour. They explained how hard it has been to help someone with dementia to understand why they cannot do the things they enjoy or see the people they love

Full details are available in Age UK’s report The impact of COVID-19 to date on older people’s mental and physical health

See also:

Age UK Age UK research lays bare the drastic impact of the pandemic on our older population’s health and morale

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