The Senior Community Service Employment Program (SCSEP) is the largest federally-funded program for older adults who seek employment and training assistance through community service. Last year, more than 67,000 SCSEP participants—women and men 55+—were paid to work part-time in local programs and organizations, many of them assisting other older adults.
SSAI’s Take on WHCOA 2015
Our views and observations about the White House Conference on Aging to be held Monday, July 13, 2015.
SCSEP Success Story
At the Employment Security Commission office in Boone, N.C., SCSEP participant Dennis Waters, 59, greets and guides anxious job-seekers. Two years ago, this skilled carpenter’s assistant couldn’t find work and had to move into a homeless shelter. He may have to return there now if SCSEP funding cuts eliminate his assignment.
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