This report from KMTR News in Eugene, Ore., profiles a job training program coordinated by the Lane Workforce Partnership for people age 50 and over. The program provides eight weeks of training and is supported by a grant from AARP Foundation.
BACK TO WORK 50+
AARP Foundation is developing partnerships with national and local organizations to expand the reach of the BACK TO WORK 50+ initiative.
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