PRINCE FREDERICK, Md. – July 19, 2018 –The Calvert County Department of Community Resources, Office on Aging Division, announces Maryland Public Television will air an elderly isolation segment on Direct Connection. The segment will air Monday, July 23, at 7 p.m. and cover issues and health risks to help reduce isolation of the elderly community.

Director of the Center of the Study of Aging at McDaniel College Dr. Diane Martin and Deputy Secretary of Aging Bonnie Glick will be featured in the segment, discussing the difference between social isolation and loneliness and the impact isolation has on health. For more information about the Maryland Department of Aging and support services offered, visit www.aging.maryland.gov.

Information on the Calvert County Office on Aging can be found online or by calling 410-535-4606 or 301-855-1170. Calvert County Government services can be found online at www.CalvertCountyMd.gov. Find Calvert County Government on Facebook.