Associate, Health Ageing Research Group (HARG), La Trobe University
Myfan Jordan is the Director of Social Innovation at Per Capita, where she oversees our co-design processes for applied policy development. Myfan spent 25 years studying and working in the UK, focusing mainly on community engagement, social housing, policy and advocacy, until returning to live in Melbourne in 2011.
She is passionate about the meaningful participation of older people and has worked in a number of roles supporting this.
Myfan has a BA (Hons) in Social Policy from the University of Sussex and a Masters in Cultural and Media Studies. She has a Diploma in Social Sciences: Crime, Order and Social Control from the Open University, and is an Associate to the Healthy Ageing Research Group at La Trobe University.
The assumption that retired people have minimal housing costs underpins the settings of our retirement incomes system. But the real state of housing for older Australians today makes it critical for the Retirement Incomes...