Social Isolation Can Be Fatal, But Central Virginia Offers A Remedy In Friendship Cafes

100-year-old Anne Elizabeth Robison (left) and 80-year-old Helen King have known each other all their lives, but recently reconnected at a Friendship Cafe in Ashland. Photo by Catherine Komp

100-year-old Anne Elizabeth Robison (left) and 80-year-old Helen King have known each other all their lives, but recently reconnected at a Friendship Cafe in Ashland. Photo by Catherine Komp

Read and listen how 100-year-old Anne Elizabeth Robison (left) and 80-year-old Helen King have known each other all their lives, but recently reconnected at a Friendship Cafe in Ashland, VA.