Some people are content to simply relax once they retire. Others want to stay active, earn money, and help their community.
Retirementjobs.com is an excellent resource to link older residents to employment opportunities. Designed for applicants over the age of 50, this free resource aims to match people with employers who are accepting of seniors.
Local senior centers often match seniors with volunteer opportunities as part of their services. Many organizations in the community are glad to accept volunteers, including museums, libraries, schools, and charitable organizations. You can also browse nearby volunteer opportunities at VolunteerMatch.org.