The Covid-19 epidemic is having an isolating effect on the planet, not only because of social distancing measures, but also through the loss of income, the fear of people around us, as well as the uncertainty of of how to protect ourselves from the virus.
The idea of being together, but alone is a phrase heard in the media often at the moment. Even though we have taken effortlessly to online socialising and we’ve never been more ‘connected’ to our friends and family all over the globe, isolation is wrecking havoc on mental health for many people and even very small intimacies are treasured.
CREATED WITH THE SUPPORT OF CARDINIA SHIRE COUNCIL
September 12, 2020