As interest in encore careers grows nationally, pioneers are creating encore programs at the state and local levels. These efforts range from the occasional support session to comprehensive services including job preparation and placement, life planning and peer networks for encore career seekers.
FOR ENCORE CAREER SEEKERS
Start your search for organizations in your community by seeing what's in your state on the map above. Other good places to connect are community colleges, universities, libraries, volunteer centers, adult education programs and local nonprofits.
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FOR ENCORE PROGRAM OPERATORS
Want to start an encore program in your area? Find out how community leaders throughout the country have organized in new ways and launched innovative programs to advance the encore stage of life through a variety of community hubs, pathways and programs.
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NETWORK OF LOCAL ENCORE ORGANIZATIONS
Learn about Encore Network leaders and organizations that are working locally to offer innovative pathways to help chart this encore stage of life and work. More >
Maricopa County, Ariz.
For over a decade, leaders in Maricopa County have been developing new programs that tap encore talent to build a strong community.
In 2011, program and policy leaders, researchers, employers and innovators came together to form the Greater Boston Encore Action Network to advance the encore movement in the Boston area.
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