ADVOCATE for Seniors living in Long-Term Care. Make a positive change!


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When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

Facilities close to volunteers zipcodePhoenix, AZ 85014
Make a difference in the lives of older adults!

About

The Area Agency on Aging, Region One, Inc. is seeking volunteer Ombudsmen to serve as advocates for the residents of long-term care facilities in Maricopa County. As a volunteer you will help to ensure that residents achieve the best possible quality of life and care in Arizona's long-term care facilities.

Upon completion of a comprehensive training, volunteers:

  • become certified Arizona State Ombudsmen,
  • meet up with an Ombudsman mentor who will provide them in-the-field training and ongoing support,
  • attend quartlerly training meetings,
  • are invited to participate in non-training, social events with other volunteers and ombudsman staff,
  • and are asked to visit with residents of their assigned facility about 8 hours a month.

Please consider making a difference in the lives of Arizona's elders an become a Long-Term Care Ombudsman!

Skills

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training

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