Program set for training seniors


LEWISTON – Senior citizens older than 55 are being notified that the income eligibility guidelines for the Senior Community Service Employment Program, which were supposed to begin July 1, have been moved up to Jan. 1, to allow more people to qualify. Seniors may be eligible to receive paid, on-the-job training through the SCSEP program. Training is 20 hours per week.

There will be an informative session on Friday, Jan. 12, at the Lewiston CareerCenter, 5 Mollison Way, Lewiston, from 9 to 10 a.m. sponsored by The Training Resource Center. For more information phone Cynthia Dowd, Training Resource Center SCSEP Employment coordinator, at 1-800-741-2991, ext. 39039 or (207) 753-9039.