The Senior Community Service Employment Program (SCSEP) serves 14 income eligible clients over the age of 55 in New London and Windham Counties. Enrollees are placed in subsidized employment at non-profit organizations 20 hours a week for up to two years. This opportunity allows enrollees to develop new skills, gain current work history and increase self esteem.
Gain work experience through community service activities at non-profit and public organizations, including schools, hospitals, daycare centers, and senior centers.
Participants work an average of 20 hours a week, and are paid the highest of federal, state or local minimum wage.
This training serves as a bridge to unsubsidized employment opportunities for participants.