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Fighting loneliness cuts crime, says chat bench creator

A simple idea aimed at protecting vulnerable older people has gone global thanks to the internet.

Fighting loneliness cuts crime, says chat bench creator

Date - 6th January 2020
By - Chris Smith
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A series of telephone frauds targeting older people led to the creation of designated Chat Benches in public spaces that encourage older people to socialise and connect who have become isolated in their homes. The idea is the brainchild of...
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