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  Experience Works
 
Contact Info
JoLynn Dunavant
(479) 246-9449

Purpose/Eligibility: Experience Works, Inc. is a national, nonprofit, community based organization whose mission is to put the experience of older individuals to work strengthening our communities and businesses. It is the nation's leading provider of training, employment and community service for older people. Experience Works, Inc. is the only national organization focused on the needs of older workers.

Participants must be 55 years of age or older and meet 124% Federal Poverty Guidelines. Participants may work 20 hours per week at the minimum wage when placed in non-profit host agency, as slots are available. They may also be placed in unsubsidized jobs at various hours and salaries.

PROGRAMS

Senior Community Service Employment Program (SCSEP) Experience Works, Inc. is the founder and largest operator of the SCSEP. Often in conjunction with the SCSEP, Experience Works, Inc. operates older-worker training projects across the country. These projects involve occupational skills, classroom, or on-the-job training.

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For more information, visit:
http://www.experienceworks.org