We Don’t Know Our Neighbors Anymore . . . But We Should

Ann Carrick
8 min readDec 9, 2019
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Have you ever talked to your neighbors? If you have, how well do you know them? Do you feel like you could turn to them if you needed help? Do you feel like you are a support to them? Most Americans do not know most, if not all, of their neighbors, and half of Americans do not trust their neighbors, especially millennials. This has changed from the past, where just 50 years ago roughly 61% of…

Ann Carrick

Ann has an MA in Positive Health Psychology and is passionate about spreading helpful, evidence-based information on health and wellbeing to the general public.