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Resident Advocate: Long Term Care Ombudsman

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Catholic Charities Senior and Caregiver Support Services


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Published 5 months ago

Start Date

June 1, 2019

End Date

June 1, 2020

Schedule

Weekday Afternoons

Time Commitment

A few hours per week

Duration

Long-Term (6 months-1 year)


Volunteer Ombudsmen visit the same nursing home, assisted living residence or family type home weekly for 2-3 hours to help residents and their families understand and exercise their rights to quality care. Volunteers help resolve complaints to preserve the dignity of residents in long-term facilities. Caring and compassionate volunteers are needed to visit and advocate for long-term residents. Background check and training required.

Volunteer Ombudsmen visit the same nursing home, assisted living residence or family type home weekly for 2-3 hours to help residents and their families understand and exercise their rights to quality care. Volunteers help resolve…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Training Provided
  • International Volunteers Welcome

Location

Schenectady, NY

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