Senior Community Service Employment Program (SCSEP) State Plan Listening Session

Description and Eligibility

Are you 55 or older, low-income, unemployed or underemployed?

Are you seeking employment and are interested in using employment support and/or training services?

Are you a current or past participant of the SCSEP program?

The Illinois Department on Aging is creating the 2025-2028 SCSEP State plan and we want to hear from you! Your input and feedback will help to identify priorities and goals for the next SCSEP State Plan.

Please join us for an interactive discussion regarding your needs, experiences, and preferences regarding employment and employment assistance in the state of Illinois.

To register, please fill out the registration form at the following link:

If you do not have access to complete the form online, please contact Luis Rodriguez at 217-782-1889 to complete RSVP.

Your voice matters and we believe that by working together we can create a strong workforce support system for older adults in Illinois!

Session Information

(Dates, Times, and Locations)

Northern Region

Tuesday, January 23, 2024; 9 am to 10:30 am

Chicago Department of Family & Support Services Satellite Senior Center
1767 W. 79th St.
Chicago, IL

Southern Region

Wednesday, January 24, 2024; 1 pm to 2:30 pm

Egyptian Area Agency on Aging
200 E. Plaza Drive
Carterville, IL

Central Region

Thursday, January 25, 2024; 2 pm to 3:30 pm

2731 S. MacArthur Blvd.
Springfield, IL

Virtual Session

Tuesday, January 30, 2024; 1 pm to 2:30 pm

WebEx online meeting - log in information provided following registration

The Illinois Department on Aging does not discriminate against any individual because of his or her race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, age, order of protection status, marital status, physical or mental disability, military status, sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy, or unfavorable discharge from military service in admission to programs or treatment of employment in programs or activities. If you feel you have been discriminated against, you have a right to file a complaint with the IDoA. For information call the Senior HelpLine: 1-800-252-8966; 711 TRS.