Jan 28, · More than one in five adults aged over 60 reported symptoms of depression during the pandemic, twice the level seen prior to the arrival of Covid, according to a study. The risk for severe illness with COVID increases with age, with older adults at highest risk. For example, people in their 50s are at higher risk for severe illness than people in their 40s. Similarly, people in their 60s or 70s are, in general, at higher risk for severe illness than people in their 50s. The greatest risk for severe illness from COVID is among those aged 85 or older.
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CONNECTING OLDER ADULTS. Shalom Austin’s Adult 60+ Programming provides a variety of social, educational, cultural and spiritual offerings for adults ages 60 and over. Current information about upcoming programs is available in our monthly e-newsletter.