As I approach my 50th birthday, I’ve been reflecting on many things. How wonderful it is to be alive. How lucky I feel to be surrounded by so many amazing people in my life who bring me joy, challenge and support me, and what an absolute privilege it is to get ‘old’.
“Society needs to talk about the state of homelessness for older people, especially women over 50. Many of whom find themselves without superannuation or even a fair deal when a marriage breaks down if they haven't had visibility over the family finances or everything they own has been run through the ‘company’.