Community Service Employment Program (SCSEP)
you are 55 years or older and economically disadvantaged, the Senior
Community Service Employment Program (SCSEP) is available to you through
the Division of Aging and Adult Services and other agencies in North
Carolina. The Senior Community Service Employment Program, funded
through Title V of the Older Americans Act, places individuals 55
and older who are economically disadvantaged into useful part-time
community service programs while helping them transition into unsubsidized
Do I qualify?
To be eligible, a person must have an income at 125 percent of the
poverty level or below, be at least 55 years of age, and be a resident
of North Carolina.
Where do I get help?
Three national contractors and the Division of Aging and Adult Services
provide SCSEP services in North Carolina. The Division of Aging and
Adult Services provides SCSEP in five regions which cover 25 counties.
You can contact the
Area Agency on Aging in the area where you live to find out about
the availability of SCSEP in your county.
These regional offices and the counties they serve are listed below.
|Area Agencies on Aging
|Land-of Sky Regional
|Buncombe, Henderson, Transylvania
| Cleveland, McDowell, Polk, Rutherford
Council of Governments
|Anson, Cabarrus, Iredell, Mecklenburg, Rowan, Stanly, Union
Plain Council of Governments
|Edgecombe, Halifax, Nash, Northampton, Wilson
|Lumber River Council
|Bladen, Hoke, Robeson, Richmond, Scotland
|National Caucus and Center of Black Aged
|NCBA North Carolina State Office
|Alamance, Caswell, Chatham, Duplin, Durham, Granville, Guilford,
Harnett, Johnston, Montgomery, Orange, Person, Randolph, Rockingham,
Sampson, Vance, Wake, Warren
|National Council on Aging
|North Carolina Resource Center
|Beaufort, Bertie, Carteret, Chowan, Craven, Currituck, Dare,
Franklin, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Hertford, Hyde, Jones, Lenoir,
Martin, Nash, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Pitt, Washington,
National Indian Council on Aging,
|Cherokee, Graham, Swain
|Senior Service America, Inc.
|State of Franklin Health Council, Inc.
|Buncombe, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson,
Macon, Madison, McDowell, Mitchell, Rutherford, Swain, Transylvania,
|Charlotte-Mecklenburg Senior Centers, Inc.
|Cabarrus, Mecklenburg, Union
|Cumberland County Spring Lake Family Resource Center
|Bladen, Cumberland, Lee, Moore, Richmond, Robeson
|United Way of the Cape Fear Area
|Brunswick, Columbus, New Hanover, Onslow, Pender
|Winston-Salem Urban League
|Alexander, Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Burke, Caldwell, Catawba,
Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Forsyth, Gaston, Lincoln, Stokes,
Surry, Watauga, Wilkes, Yadkin
August 28, 2014