The 2019 IFOTES Congress Theme

Published by IFOTES on 25 June 2018

Leaving Loneliness - Building Relationships

IFOTES triennial congress – Udine (I) 3-7 July 2019

People need meaningful relationships to feel good. Feeling alone or isolated is closely linked to social pain. Nowadays people of all ages and from all walks of life suffer from LONELINESS.

Helplines offer emotional support in a fast and simple way and play a significant part in helping people to connect to others.

The Congress will address different aspects of loneliness as well as possible ways for individuals and communities to deal with the condition.

The city of Udine will be a laboratory for SOCIAL CONNECTIONS and creativity, a place to inspire you and strengthen your commitment to the field of social health and well being.

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