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Age Matters tackles homelessness, ageism and social isolation head on. Why? Because disadvantage doesn’t discriminate.

Homeless person sleeping on street
Homeless person sleeping on street

Invisible and ignored: sleeping rough as an older person

If you struggled to get out of your warm bed this morning, spare a thought for the 116,000 Australians who didn’t have a bed to…

12 August 20
Age Matters

Ageing and sleeping on a camp bed in a boarding house

Robert* was living in a boarding house where his only private space was an unlockable bedroom.  Robert was a victim of domestic violence by a…

05 August 20
Age Matters

Age Matters seeking Friendly Assistance Volunteers

Age Matters client Susan* has been struggling with self-isolation during the coronavirus pandemic, and is living with mental health challenges. Under a new initiative, she…

30 April 20
Age Matters

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