By the end of this decade, estimates are that 60,000 or more elderly people will be homeless.
Life on the streets is particularly hard on older women who have more health problems and are very physically vulnerable.
With more and more older women facing economic instability, we ask: What should be done with an older woman who can’t afford a home of her own?
Jeremy Hobson joins Robin Young as co-host of Here & Now in its new 2-hour format, from WBUR and NPR.
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