Social Inclusion is an act of being connected to each other

Date of Award

Summer 1-27-2022

Document Type


Degree Name

Bachelor of Occupational Therapy


Department of Occupational Therapy

First Advisor

Lavanya Padmashali


It is the action of improving peoples' ability, opportunity and dignity, also minimize the disadvantaged based on their existence, and to take part in community. According to researchers today almost one in ten people globally are over the age of 60 and by 2050 this number will increase to one in five people. As per the statistics India is home to one-eighth of the world’s population. Here people are undergoing major changes in family and social structures. More of nuclear family have recently made older people much more vulnerable to social isolation.