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Senior Service America Inc.

  Agency Contact Information:
Website: www.seniorserviceamerica.org
  Service Profile:
Service/program name: Senior Community Service Employment Program
Description: To participate in SCSEP, a person must be:

Age 55 or older;
Legally eligible to work in the United States;
Living in a household with income no more than 125 percent of the federal poverty level.

Special attention given to those who are any of the following:

Age 65 or older;
Have a disability;
Have limited English proficiency or low literacy skills;
Reside in a rural area;
A veteran;
Have low employment prospects;
Are homeless or at risk of homelessness

SCSEP participants are paid minimum wage while they gain marketable job skills working part-time in non-profit and public organizations, including senior centers, schools, and libraries. Participants benefit by building confidence, learning new skills, providing paid training, providing in-demand work experience, providing added income.
Ages Served: 55 or older
  General Information:
Description: A non-profit organization that provides civic engagement and employment training opportunities for adults over the age of 55 and low-income workers who wish to re-enter the workforce. For more information, visit the SCSEP website.
Agency Type: Non-profit
Territory/Geographical area: National

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