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dc.contributor.author Christ, Amber
dc.contributor.author Gronniger, Tracey
dc.date.accessioned 2018-12-20T17:32:22Z
dc.date.available 2018-12-20T17:32:22Z
dc.date.issued 2018
dc.identifier.citation Christ, Amber; Gronniger, Tracey. (2018). Older Women and Poverty. Justice in Aging, 30 pgs. en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://www.justiceinaging.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/12/Older-Women-and-Poverty.pdf
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/20.500.11990/1018
dc.description Report en_US
dc.description.abstract This three-part special report takes a closer look at the lives of older women to better understand the challenges they face and how we can address them. The first section explores why a significant portion of older women live near or in poverty, while also shedding light on intersectional issues that make women of color and LGBTQ women even more likely to age in poverty than their white counterparts. The second section discusses important anti-poverty programs that older women rely on, and the third lays out specific policy recommendations for increasing women’s economic security and access to supports as they get older. [CVRL Note: the report identifies that one cause of poverty among older women is domestic violence, discussed on page 10 of the report. ] (Author Abstract) en_US
dc.language.iso en_US en_US
dc.publisher Justice in Aging en_US
dc.subject Synthesis en_US
dc.subject Older Adults en_US
dc.subject Women of Color en_US
dc.subject Women en_US
dc.subject Seniors en_US
dc.subject Older Persons en_US
dc.subject Elders en_US
dc.subject Intersectional en_US
dc.subject Intimate Partner Violence en_US
dc.subject Economic Burden en_US
dc.subject Financial Burden en_US
dc.subject Cost of Victimization en_US
dc.subject Poverty en_US
dc.subject Poor en_US
dc.subject Low Income en_US
dc.subject Economic Disparities en_US
dc.subject Disadvantaged en_US
dc.title Older Women and Poverty en_US
dc.type Other en_US


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