Online Information Center

Older Workers

Age Discrimination

Source: U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission

Description:

Information, data, regulations and how to file a claim.


Age Discrimination Resources

Source: U.S. Department of Labor

Description:

Discussion of the Age Discrimination Act of 1975, which prohibits discrimination on the basis of age in programs and activities receiving federal financial assistance.


Elder Care at the Workplace

Source: Work and Family Research Network (WFRN), Boston College

Description:

Website includes information and resources about creating workplaces that are accommodating to family caregivers, including those providing care to senior and disabled loved ones.


National Council on Aging

Description:

The National Council on Aging (NCOA) is a respected national leader and trusted partner to help people aged 60+ meet the challenges of aging, whose mission is to improve the lives of millions of older adults, especially those who are struggling. Through innovative community programs and services, online help, and advocacy, NCOA is partnering with nonprofit organizations, government, and business to improve the health and economic security of 10 million older adults by 2020.


National Older Worker Career Center

Description:

Nonprofit based in Arlington, Virginia, provides national leadership to expand employment and to help shape public and private policy and practice for America's fast-growing population of workers age 40 and over.


Senior Community Service Employment Program (SCSEP)

Source: U.S. Department of Labor

Description:

Goals: the enhancement of employment opportunities for older Americans and the promotion of older workers as a solution for businesses seeking a trained, qualified, and reliable workforce.


The Center on Aging and Work

Source: Boston College

Description:

Research center committed helping states recognize the aging public sector workforce as a potential economic asset