Are you a senior who wants to start a business, or who is retired and wants to find a job?

Both Pennsylvania and New Jersey have state agencies devoted to helping “mature” workers find employment.

Pennsylvania CareerLink aims to help job-seekers of all ages find work.

A decade ago, “most people coming in here were in their 50s and 60s. Now, they’re in their 70s, and I even had a woman come in last week who was 80,” said Judy Cherry, coordinator for CareerLink’s 55+ program, funded via Philadelphia Corporation for Aging and administered by JEVS Human Services.

Read more about CareerLink in The Philadelphia Inquirer.

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