DHS Seeks Public Comment on State’s Older Worker Plan

November 20, 2014

ATLANTA – The Georgia Department of Human Services (DHS) Division of Aging Services (DAS) requests public comments on 2014 updates to the Senior Community Service Employment Program (SCSEP) State Plan.  The document describes Georgia’s four-year strategy for the statewide management of the SCSEP.

Administered by the United States Department of Labor, SCSEP (Title V of the Older Americans Act) provides subsidized employment training, job-search assistance, and supportive services to eligible older Georgians seeking greater financial self-sufficiency. 

The draft plan update is available for review at the link shown below: http://aging.dhs.georgia.gov/senior-community-service-employment-program.

Comments must be received by close-of-business on December 15.  Written comments on the plan may be emailed to gjohnson@dhr.state.ga.us, faxed to 404-657-5285, or mailed to the following address:

Georgia Department of Human Services
Division of Aging Services
Attention:  Gwenyth Johnson
2 Peachtree Street, NW, 33rd Floor
Atlanta, GA 30303

For more information about the Georgia SCSEP and other services available to older Georgians, visit www.aging.ga.gov or call 866-552AGING (866-552-4464).

Contact Information: 
Ravae Graham: rdgraham@dhr.state.ga.us