Manifesting Abundance in Retirement

When you dreamed about retirement as a younger person you may have envisioned a care-free life of doing whatever you want all day. Unfortunately, this may not be the case …

Women Empowering Women

Seniors Job Bank was inspired by the recent Women Empowering Women in Small Business event. Presented by the Town of West Hartford Economic Development, the Office of Equity Advancement, and …

Adapting and Expanding

I joined the Board of the Seniors Job Bank in 2013. Living in Bloomfield, I met weekly with seniors at the Bloomfield Senior Center looking for help with home repair …

Experience Matters

As an interviewer for the Seniors Job Bank, I love meeting prospective jobseekers. I encounter incredibly interesting people who have vast knowledge and experience. Our conversations cover not just their …

Information Technology Can Connect People

The Seniors Job Bank’s mission of connecting older people with meaningful jobs resonated with me. I joined the SJB Board right before the pandemic in 2020. My background as a …

Collaboration Works

The Senior Advisory Committee did a feasibility study in 2012 to determine a plan for reinvigorating the Seniors Job Bank. Working with local community partners including the Town of West …

Seniors Job Bank Expands Services

Please read our latest article in We-Ha.com : https://we-ha.com/seniors-job-bank-expands …

Allan Polak – SJB Master Gardener

Upon retiring from my corporate career, I completed the UCONN Master Gardening Program. I decided my “next chapter” would be to provide gardening help to people in the West Hartford …

On Where We Live – CT Public Radio

Ageism impacts everyone (eventually) – September 5, 2023 by Tess Terrible , Catherine Shen. Guest: Robin H. Clare, Executive Director Listen Here: https://www.ctpublic.org/show/where-we-live/2023-09-05/ageism-impacts-everyone-eventually …

As Seen in We-Ha.com

Seniors Job Bank showcases Value of Experience and Commitment – Sept 3, 2023 Read article here https://we-ha.com/seniors-job-bank-showcases-value-of-experience-and-commitment/ …

What Retirement Looks Like to Me

In 2007, a year after retiring from my full-time job of 33 years, I attended Celebrate West Hartford and happened upon the Seniors Job Bank booth. I was thinking about …

Overqualified?

It was 2014 or 15 (I don’t recall exactly when), and I had a problem with my West Hartford house. A window sash was stuck in the open position: it …