Deuil et COVID-19 : Information pour les aînés

Grief and COVID-19

COVID-19 has left many experiencing high levels of grief and loss around the world. 1, 2 As an older adult, you may be dealing with other losses in your life (mobility, work, relationships, health-related, etc.).3-5 This makes it especially challenging to work through the feelings of loss and loneliness you may be experiencing due to the pandemic guidelines, such as stay-at-home orders. While these guidelines keep us safe physically, they may also keep us apart from our support network and usual routines.  

This fact-sheet is meant to give you a better understanding of the feelings you may be experiencing and strategies you and/or your loved ones can use to cope during the COVID-19 pandemic.