VIDEO: Senior poverty today

In light of the Census Bureau’s recent report on the state of poverty in America– and the fact that older women experience poverty at nearly twice the rates of older men– we want to share a video about the realities of being a low-income senior. (Learn more about how Praxia Partners supports economic equity and service-enriched, affordable senior housing.)

“Forget about living from paycheck to paycheck– let’s talk about living day to day.”  — Myrtle

Sandy, Dollie, Lidia, and Myrtle Have Something to Say About Being Poor from Justice in Aging on Vimeo.

About Holly

Holly Jensen is a writer and poet who has worked with nonprofits and businesses for over a decade. She also serves as editor of The Ghazal Page, an international literary journal.
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