The impact of the cost-of-living crisis on occupational participation and performance.
23 Nov 2022
Currently within the UK, individuals are finding themselves increasingly unable to meet their health and wellbeing needs due to the current cost and price of necessities and everyday items without seeing an increase in their income (paid employment, benefits, pension), this is referred to as a cost-of-living crisis. This presentation will explore the impact that this has had on individuals' participation and performance of their meaningful occupations. Lastly, this presentation will offer the opportunity to showcase some examples of ways in which occupational therapists can support individuals during this challenging and uncertain time.