Old man sleeping in the streets in Recife (PE). The lack of adequate public retirement homes often transforms older homeless people into marginal members of society.Senhor de idade dormindo nas ruas de Recife (PE). A falta de adequados asilos públicos tem transformado as pessoas idosas de renda mais baixa em membros marginalizados da sociedade.
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