Wisconsin Women’s Network: identifying challenges with the elderly

“I wish I had known I was going to live this long,” said Thelma from LaCrosse.  Amanda Ward from Wisconsin Women’s Network (WWN) just had a piece published on the challenges faced by elderly women in our state, who live in poverty at twice the rate as men do.  WWN’s Wisconsin Elder Economic Security Initiative works on issues to help those like Amanda—and we all know someone like her.