Advocate for Quality of Life and Care in Nursing Homes and Assisted Living


(39.0873,-77.1745)
 

Cause Areas

When

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

Where

Licensed nursing homes and assisted livingthroughout Montgomery County, MDRockville, MD 20850

About

Empower- residents to voice concerns within the long term care setting in which they live by providing information, support and appropriate follow up.

Encourage- by providing support and assistance to resolve problems.

Protect- privacy and confidentiality of residents and those who are involved with the ombudsman services

Advocate- improvements and changes in relevant legislation and policy

Educate- the community about the Long-Term Care Facilities and how they operate.

Skills

  • Advocacy
  • Problem Solving
  • Critical Thinking
  • English
  • People Skills
  • Verbal / Written Communication

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 21
  • Orientation or Training
  • 4-6 hours daytime per week after 30-hr orientation
  • monthly in-service meetings; some evening and weekend visits
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