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Work available for those 55 and older

Published: Saturday, March 30, 2013 1:15 a.m. CDT

Applications are being accepted by the Experience Works Senior Community Service Employment Program.

Unemployed residents of Whiteside County, 55 and older, with incomes of $14,363 a year or less for one person or $19,388 for two are eligible. Several openings are available.

The free program is for those who meet eligibility requirements. It provides paid community service assignments at local public and nonprofit organizations, training, referral to needed services, and job search assistance.

For more information, visit www.experienceworks.org or all 800-842-4982 or 815-353-0034.

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