Homeless Age Faster | St. Louis Public Radio

Homeless Age Faster

Originally published on March 14, 2013 10:39 am

Studies show there are a growing number of homeless people around the age of 50. But it's common for them to experience illnesses and injuries more common among people well beyond their age. Host Michel Martin speaks with NPR correspondent, Pam Fessler and homeless advocate, Tony Simmons, about the rising number of aging homeless.