Pension to rise but more targeted support needed for older battlers, say advocates

Anthony Caggiano
Updated September 13 2023 - 2:01pm, first published September 11 2023 - 10:03am

As inflation continues its upward spiral, many older people are finding themselves falling through the cracks of income support.

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Eileen Wood

Senior Journalist

I'm a senior news journalist at The Senior newspaper, the leading publication bringing targeted news on issues affecting older Australians. We cover NSW, Victoria, Queensland, Tasmania, SA and WA. If you have a story idea I would love to hear it. You can email me: or phone The Senior 02-4355-5000, mob. 0487 495 805

Anthony Caggiano

Anthony Caggiano

Digital Journalist, The Senior