'Number of older Australians on Newstart growing by 10,000 a year'

“It's been very difficult. It makes you feel quite worthless actually, like you've got no purpose in life. "I feel a little bit insulted and I feel like I've been punished for being unemployed."

Read the stories of Liz, who lost her husband to cancer, her office job and now her home, and Philip who has a has a lifetime of experience on the factory floor but lacks the literacy and computer skills to find a new job.

Read the full article via the ABC: Number of older Australians on Newstart growing by 10,000 a year


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