News & Insights
Considering Chicago’s Three Cities
Economic revitalization is a critical issue for cities across our Nation. SSAI, in its City Series, looks at how cities are pursuing revitalization, both with positive and negative consequences. We examine how their actions are impacting the changing nature of work and economic opportunity for low-income job seekers.
SSAI Awarded $7.5 Million from DOI
Senior Service America, Inc. (SSAI) has been selected by the U.S. Department of the Interior (DOI) to administer its Experienced Services Program (ESP). ESP offers qualified job seekers temporary paid assignments to provide technical services supporting the National Park Service (NPS) and the nation’s 589 parks and NPS related areas.
Economic Stability for Our Veterans
This Veterans Day, we see a problem on the horizon that will affect many of our service members: the long-term unemployment of older military Veterans.
SSAI Partners with CVS Health
SSAI and CVS Health have entered into an agreement to provide on-the-job training to low-income, older workers in New York City.
Video: Barriers Increasing for Women
A recent report from the McKinsey Global Institute finds that between 40 million and 160 million women globally will be directly impacted by automation. To weather this disruption, women need to be skilled, mobile, and tech-savvy, but women face pervasive barriers on each and will need targeted support to move forward in the world of work. Watch a summary of the report, The Future of Women at Work: Transitions in the Age of Automation.
Women Over 50 Looking for a Job
Women over 50 face two major difficulties when looking for a job: ageism and sexism. However, there are some important steps in terms of skills, mind-frame, approach and attitude that can help them get the job they want. Learn more in our latest blog post.
SSAI Leads the Discussion
SSAI convened thought-leaders from across the workforce development space at this year's Concordia Summit to discuss innovative public-private partnerships addressing the future of work.