Journalist Jamie Waters writes about his experiences during a 2-week assignment of talking to as many strangers as possible.
In a special audience, His Holiness the Dalai Lama met with Action for Happiness to celebrate their 10th anniversary. Find out more here.
In a blog for Pyschology Today, Karyn Hall Ph.D. writes about how first steps to overcoming discomfort with being around others that can perpetuate loneliness.
In an interview with Seven Sharp, psychologist Dougal Sutherland discusses a US study finding that men have fewer friends than they used to have, and suggests ways that men can find and develop new friendships.
Shanti Niwas Charitable Trust general manager Nilima Venkat talks about rising levels of elder abuse in the South Asian community, and the many services that Shanti Niwas provides to support older people.
Australian researchers have found that neighbourhoods with more green spaces lower the odds of becoming lonely.