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Older WorkersPosted On: 9/12/2018
We are pleased to present our 2018 NEOWW poster that represents older workers in today’s in-demand jobs. We also have a surprise!!!
Older WorkersPosted On: 9/6/2018
Start planning your celebrations now! Autumn starts September 22 and NEOWW begins on Sunday, September 23.
Older WorkersPosted On: 8/14/2018
ETA is pleased to put a spotlight on the updated website layout of the Job Accommodation Network (JAN) to find resources. JAN is the leading source of information on workplace accommodations and disability employment issues. JAN applies practical solutions that benefit both the employer and the employee. Assistance is available both over the phone and online – JAN is a trusted resource that can help you connect the pieces.
Older WorkersPosted On: 5/31/2018
During the month of May, the nation observes Older Americans Month. As it relates to employment, there continues to be a demographic shift of an aging workforce. In 2016, the U.S. disability prevalence rate for the age between 65 to 74 was 25.3 percent. ETA is pleased to highlight this public service announcement video from the New England ADA Center discussing the role of the ADA to support older Americans with acquired disabilities.
Older WorkersPosted On: 4/4/2018
The Federal Register published SCSEP Information Collection Request (ICR) on March 21, 2018. The Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration is soliciting comments concerning a proposed extension for the authority to conduct the ICR titled, “Senior Community Service Employment Program (SCSEP). This comment request is part of continuing Departmental efforts to reduce paperwork and respondent burden in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (PRA).
Older WorkersPosted On: 2/7/2018
The 2016-2017 Employer Customer Satisfaction Report is now available.
Older WorkersPosted On: 1/2/2018
This webinar will discuss the changes to the SCSEP Regulations through the release of the 2017 IFR. The purpose of the IFR is to revise the SCSEP performance accountability measures to align with requirements set forth in the Older Americans Act Reauthorization Act of 2016 (OAA-2016). This informative webinar will provide SCSEP grantees an understanding of the new requirements such as the changes to core performance measures and goal negotiation.
Older WorkersPosted On: 12/11/2017
On December 1, 2017 the Department of Labor published in the Federal Register the Senior Community Service Employment Program (SCSEP) Interim Final Rule (IFR) to comply with the Older Americans Act Reauthorization Act of 2016 (OAA).
Older WorkersPosted On: 9/18/2017
National Employ Older Workers Week (NEOWW) is about acknowledging and promoting the value of older workers across our nation. Each year during the last full week in September, we celebrate older workers by marketing their value and continual contribution to today’s workforce.
Older WorkersPosted On: 9/1/2017
In an effort to provide support during Hurricane Harvey, the Senior Community Service Employment Program (SCSEP) National Office has updated two resources to help grantees navigate the programmatic issues that often occur during natural disasters.