Australia’s ‘tsunami’ of homeless older women something ‘we should have seen coming’

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“Pip Rose could not face a day without her little dog and companion Harvey, but accommodating him in affordable rental accommodation in Canberra has proved far from easy.

Earlier this year she became unemployed and fell behind on rent and debt repayments.

But her story is not unusual.”

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Today, Women’s Community Shelters are launching a new, innovative fund-raising campaign. A pioneering program building

Twilight Aged Care and Link Housing will join founding partners, Women’s Community Shelters, PAYCE Foundation and Bridge Housing as part of their newly created Pathways Home model.

Every night across Australia over 56,000 women are homeless and over 220 women are turned