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Unemployed Older Adults Can Get Work Training From The U.S. Government

June 14, 2022

Skills Training For Senior Adults

Skills Training For Senior Adults 50+

by Michael Yublosky

The U.S. Department of Labor Senior Community Service Employment Program (SCSEP)…

is “…a community service and work-based job training program for older Americans. Authorized by the Older Americans Act, the program provides training for low-income, unemployed seniors.”

It offers “…subsidized part-time employment and training in community service positions so that older workers can move to unsubsidized, private sector jobs.”

There are priorities in place in order to be enrolled in this program, but all…

“Participants must be at least 55, unemployed, and have a family income of no more than 125% of the federal poverty level.”

The HHS Poverty Guidelines for 2022 are based on family size and state of residence.

You can search for openings by zip code at Older Worker Program Finder.

See additional governmental resources on our U.S. Government resource page.

Job Seekers can get started by clicking below to registering here on Xbound.

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Michael Yublosky
Michael Yublosky is truly an xBound success story. Yublosky specializes in LinkedIn and internet marketing and works on a part-time basis to stay current and relevant. He helps senior adults and small businesses establish their unique brand, identify target markets and keywords, differentiate themselves and develop professional strategies and tactics to engage with prospective employers or clients. He also teaches senior adults how to enhance their technology and computer skills to better adapt to current demands. Connect with Michael on LinkedIn.
 
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