did you know
almost 700 women in the greater Brisbane area aged over 55 years are homeless
1 in 7 people experiencing homelessness in Australia are over 55.
over 40 000 women over the age of 65 are at risk of becoming homeless. This figure is predicted to double by 2036
women over 55 are likely to have 40% less superannuation than their male counterparts
vulnerable older women are more likely to be staying with friends, living in a car, living under the threat of violence in their home and/or physically hiding.
64% of older people living on the street are at risk of death within five years.