Employment program accepting applications

REED CITY — The Experience Works Senior Community Service Employment Program (SCSEP) will be accepting applications on Wednesday, April 17th, 10 am to 4 pm, at Michigan Works, 240 East Church Street, in Reed City. Program applicants must be age 55 or older, unemployed, live in Osceola County, and have incomes of $14,363 per year or less for a family of one ($19,388 for family of two). For more information call 989-773-1932.

Sponsored by the nonprofit organization Experience Works, SCSEP is available at no cost to people who meet eligibility criteria. The program provides paid community service assignments at local public and non-profit organizations, training, referral to needed services, and job search assistance. With updated skills, participants use their community service training as a springboard to permanent jobs with local employers.