DHS Seeks Public Comment on State’s Older Worker Plan

October 1, 2012

ATLANTA – The Georgia Department of Human Services (DHS) Division of Aging Services (DAS) requests public comments on 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 is available for review, Oct. 1-8, 2012. The document is available at the following link: http://aging.dhs.georgia.gov/sites/aging.dhs.georgia.gov/files/SCSEP%202012-2016_Public_Comment_DRAFT_09.27.2012.pdf
Comments must be received by close-of-business on October 8. Written comments on the plan may be emailed to memoulding@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: SCSEP - Megan Moulding
2 Peachtree Street, NW
Suite 33-457
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: 
Lisa Marie Shekell: 404-657-1390