Diverse Elders Coalition Blog

April 19, 2017
Diverse Elders and the Senior Community Service Employment Program (SCSEP)
By: Diverse Elders

The proposed federal budget for FY18 completely eliminates funding for the Senior Community Service Employment Program (SCSEP), an essential job training program for older adults. We look at the value of this program to diverse elders and the importance of providing employment training and opportunities to underserved older adults.

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