Researchers also found during the pandemic people have reconnected with old friends and spoken more with neighbours.
During the lockdown volunteers in Aberfeldy have been preparing more than 200 meals a day for older residents.
The Care Inspectorate confirmed several deaths were suspected cases of Covid-19.
Age Scotland say the number of people contacting them has increased ten-fold since the Covid-19 crisis began.
Ken Clarke credits his recovery to the 'encouraging' NHS staff who looked after him.
Chris White has found a way to continue his care home gigs from a safe distance during the coronavirus crisis.
The pupils have added jokes and bloopers to the DVD.
STV political editor Colin Mackay reports from a media briefing with the First Minister this morning.