Loneliness Literacy Scale: Development and Evaluation of an Early Indicator for Loneliness Prevention

@inproceedings{Vlaming2014LonelinessLS,
  title={Loneliness Literacy Scale: Development and Evaluation of an Early Indicator for Loneliness Prevention},
  author={Rianne Honigh-de Vlaming and Annemien Haveman-Nies and Inge Bos-Oude Groeniger and Eveline J. C. Hooft van Huysduynen and Lisette C. P. G. M. de Groot and Pieter van’t Veer},
  booktitle={Social indicators research},
  year={2014}
}
To develop and evaluate the Loneliness Literacy Scale for the assessment of short-term outcomes of a loneliness prevention programme among Dutch elderly persons. Scale development was based on evidence from literature and experiences from local stakeholders and representatives of the target group. The scale was pre-tested among 303 elderly persons aged 65… CONTINUE READING