Older Americans Program
Senior Community Service Employment Program (SCSEP)
SCSEP is a community service and work-based job training program for older Americans. Authorized by the Older Americans Act, the program provides training for low-income, unemployed seniors. Participants also have access to employment assistance through American Job Centers.
AICA offers this program to qualified Native Americans and others, who are 55 years or older, unemployed, and have a family income of no more that 125% of the federal poverty level. Enrollment priority is given to veterans and qualified spouses, then to individuals who are over 65, have a disability, have low literacy skills or limited English proficiency, reside in a rural area, are homeless or at risk of homelessness, have a low employment prospects, or have failed to find employment after using services through the American Job Center system.
AICA serves the following Arkansas counties: Benton, Crawford, Faulkner, Garland, Lonoke, Pulaski, Saline, Sebastian, and Washington.
Call 1-800-441-4513 or (501) 666-9032 to talk to the SCSEP Program Manager to set up an appointment or find out more information about SCSEP.