Advocate for seniors in your community -- Become a volunteer ombudsman
The Ombudsman Program is seeking individuals to visit nursing homes and assisted living homes on a regular basis and assist residents to make desired changes. Extensive training is provided.
No additional volunteer opportunities at this time.
About Ombudsman Program
Department of Aging and Disabilities, 2666 Riva Road, Suite 400, Annapolis, MD 21401, US
The Ombudsman Program of the Anne Arundel County Department of Aging and Disabilities acts with and on behalf of residents in nursing homes and assisted living. Ombudsmen observe the care in general and respond to specific complaints received from residents, their families, and staff members. Ombudsmen are advocates for residents, protecting their rights and promoting their well-being.
The Ombudsman Program provides information and education about nursing homes and assisted living and the admissions process. It investigates and helps resolve resident and family complaints in nursing homes and assisted living homes.