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SSAI in the News

Our own, Gary A. Officer, and our partner, Anita Wolniewicz, program director at Supportive Services, contribute to a CNBC article on older workers and the future of work.

Feb 18, 2020
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Shell Oil Company Donates $75,000 to SSAI

Shell Oil Company donated $75,000 to Senior Service America, Inc. (SSAI). This donation will support SSAI’s Creating a Pathway to Employment program for low-income, older residents of Houston who are experiencing long-term unemployment.

Feb 3, 2020
Press Release

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.

Nov 5, 2019
Resources

Employment & Training for Mature Adults

The Brookings Institute recently published an analysis of employment and training policy. The analysis had two objectives: first to understand the nature of the problem and, secondly, to survey what we know and what we need to learn about effective job training that addresses these challenges.

Jan 13, 2020
Press Release

Gary A. Officer joins WorkingNation Advisory Board

Gary A. Officer, President and CEO of SSAI, is joining the Advisory Board of WorkingNation. The mission of WorkingNation is to educate the public about the skills gap that is threatening to disrupt our economy.

Dec 23, 2019
Case Study

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. 

Nov 26, 2019