New program helps seniors get jobs

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New program helps seniors get jobs

Florida Hernandez, 71, is training at the Southwest Center for Independence to become a videographer. She does research at the center and learns camera techniques and editing at Durango Community Access Television. She is participating in the Senior Community Service Employment Program sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor. The program requires participants to be seniors, unemployed and low-income.

New program helps seniors get jobs

Florida Hernandez, 71, is training at the Southwest Center for Independence to become a videographer. She does research at the center and learns camera techniques and editing at Durango Community Access Television. She is participating in the Senior Community Service Employment Program sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor. The program requires participants to be seniors, unemployed and low-income.

For more info

Unemployed senior citizens looking for work can seek job training through the Senior Community Service Employment Program sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor. Applicants must be at least 55 years old, low-income and unemployed. Those interested may call Judy Campbell at 903-7188.

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