ERIC Number: ED259148
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1985-Aug
Reference Count: N/A
Employment and the Older Worker. A Summary of the Presentations. Statewide Conference (Columbus, Ohio, June 6-7, 1985).
Ohio State Dept. of Aging, Columbus.
This publication contains summaries of the presentations from a conference on employment services for disadvantaged older workers. The opening remarks made by Joan A. Hammond and Kenneth M. Mahan are outlined. Summaries of the following papers are provided: "National Perspective on Older Worker Programs," by Ann Lordeman; "Older Worker Programs: Coming of Age," by Kenneth M. Smith; "Marketing Your Older Worker Program," by Max Elsman; "Recruitment of Older Workers," by Jodie Kelly; "Counseling Skills for Older Worker Staff," by Joseph McLennan; "Grantsmanship," by Linda Meadows; "Job Development Strategies," by Anna Yuan; "Getting to Know the Older Worker," by Harvey Sterns; and "Computer Applications for Employment and Training," by Frederick Grupe. Also provided are selected sources of information on proposal funding and synopses of information on exemplary programs that were delivered by the following persons: Sharon Wise and Kathryn Madison (Zanesville, Ohio); Esther Jackson and Helena Walsh (Cleveland, Ohio); and Anna Yuan (Chicago, Illinois). (MN)
Descriptors: Career Counseling, Computer Oriented Programs, Coordination, Counseling Techniques, Counselor Training, Delivery Systems, Demonstration Programs, Disadvantaged, Employment Counselors, Employment Programs, Employment Services, Financial Support, Grants, Grantsmanship, Inservice Education, Job Development, Marketing, Older Adults, Older Workers, Program Administration, Program Content, Program Implementation, Statewide Planning, Technical Assistance
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Ohio State Bureau of Employment Services, Columbus.
Authoring Institution: Ohio State Dept. of Aging, Columbus.
Identifiers - Location: Ohio
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Job Training Partnership Act 1982