This is the nation's oldest program to help low-income, unemployed individuals aged 55+ find work. It is administered by the U.S. Department of Labor in conjunction with the AARP Foundation. This site has a list of SCSEP locations by state.
Transportation service for those living in Eastern El Paso County is available Tuesday, Thursday, and every other Monday. To qualify you must be age 60 and over, or conﬁned to a wheelchair.
The Colorado Springs Senior Center is a place for aging adults 55 and up to stay active, participate in a wide range of diverse activities, enjoy a good meal and connect with their community.
The Area Agency on Aging (AAA) offers a wide variety of services for older adults (60 and over) and their caregivers. The AAA focuses on providing services that help aging adults stay independent and secure.
AAA Senior Information & Assistance 471-2096
AAA Senior Insurance Assistance 635-4891
AAA Family Caregiver Support Center 886-7526
AAA Ombudsman Program (Advocates for Long term Care Facility
Silver Key’s Case Management team assists seniors and their families as they navigate the aging process which can include emergency assistance for rent and utilities. Silver key also offers a number of food services ranging from an emergency pantry, to lunches, to Meals on Wheels.