What you need to know about social isolation
The term social isolation is used to describe a condition where people are isolated from their social group.
You may be feeling lonely or isolated from friends and family.
You are worried about being alone and not being able to get to work or school.
You might be afraid of being alone in your home, or worried that other people will judge you.
You have no friends and no one to talk to, so you are more likely to avoid social contact and feel isolated.
Social isolation can be a long-term condition that affects your life, and can affect your health.
People with social isolation may have problems with: depression or anxiety