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    Posted 9/19/2016 4:01 PM by Ted Romero
    September is National Preparedness Month, a nationwide event that was started by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) in 2003 to encourage Americans to make a plan to know what to do during an emergency, with a continuing emphasis on preparedness for youth, older adults, people with disabilities and others with access and/or functional needs. 
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    Posted 9/7/2016 6:29 PM by Ted Romero

    National Employ Older Workers Week (NEOWW) was first celebrated during the Eisenhower Administration over 50 years ago. The U.S. Department of Labor recognizes it during the last full week in September and, with the ranks of older workers now growing to historic numbers, it is even more relevant today. 

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    Posted 6/3/2016 5:50 PM by Simi Cajina
    Since 1963, communities across the nation began to acknowledge the contributions of older workers by using the month of May to celebrate Older Americans Month (OAM). The annual observance offers the opportunity to celebrate our nation’s older workers. This year’s theme, ‘Blaze a Trail', emphasizes the ways older adults are reinventing themselves through new work and new passions, in order to blaze a trail of positive impact on the lives of people of all ages.
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    Posted 5/24/2016 2:08 PM by Ted Romero
    Since 1963, communities across the nation began to acknowledge the contributions of older workers by using the month of May to celebrate Older Americans Month (OAM). The annual observance offers the opportunity to celebrate our nation’s older workers. This year’s theme, ‘Blaze a Trail', emphasizes the ways older adults are reinventing themselves through new work and new passions, in order to blaze a trail of positive impact on the lives of people of all ages.
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    Posted 5/10/2016 3:16 PM by Ted Romero
    Since 1963, communities across the nation began to acknowledge the contributions of older workers by using the month of May to celebrate Older Americans Month (OAM). The annual observance offers the opportunity to celebrate our nation’s older workers. This year’s theme, ‘Blaze a Trail', emphasizes the ways older adults are reinventing themselves through new work and new passions, in order to blaze a trail of positive impact on the lives of people of all ages.
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    Posted 5/2/2016 12:56 PM by Ted Romero

    Since 1963, communities across the nation began to acknowledge the contributions of older workers by using the month of May to celebrate Older Americans Month (OAM). The annual observance offers the opportunity to celebrate our nation’s older workers. This year’s theme, ‘Blaze a Trail', emphasizes the ways older adults are reinventing themselves through new work and new passions, in order to blaze a trail of positive impact on the lives of people of all ages.

  • Posted 4/18/2016 4:54 PM by Ted Romero
    The Employment and Training Administration’s Workforce GPS System is designed to help the National Office connect grantees and sub-recipients to technical assistance, resources and training materials that improve program design, service delivery, and employment outcomes for SCSEP participants.
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    Posted 6/17/2013 1:54 PM by
    The Center for American Progress recently released a new issue brief that details new facts and figures on Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) and Supplemental Security Income (SSI) for workers with disabilities.