Many people across Wales have been spending quality time with their loved ones this Christmas but those without close friends and relatives face social isolation. 17% of people in Wales report being lonely and although it’s more commonly associated with over 65s, it can affect anyone at any age.
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Ciara Cohen-Ennis is a journalist at ITV Wales with an interest in social affairs. She produces news bulletins, reports and self-shoots. Ciara has also done an attachment with the current affairs programme ITV Wales This Week as an assistant producer, researcher and camera operator. She has worked on programmes including Beyond The Factory Gates, Hooked On Pills, Battle To Survive and My Silent World. View all posts by ciarace