Ten mature workers are getting funding to upgrade their work force skills in Williams Lake.
The $86,000 is coming from the provincial and federal governments to Horton Ventures Incorporated.
The funding provides various employment support and activities to help them pursue new jobs in the community.
The funding provides various employment support and activities to help participants pursue new jobs in the community.
The program is aimed for workers between the ages of 55 to 64.
Last year, the federal and provincial governments provided $4.1 million to the Targeted Initiatives for Older Workers program throughout the province.
The program has been extended into this year with approximately $2 million in funding.