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WABASH CENTER INC

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Help a Senior Live a Better Life!

Our Adult Guardianship Programs provide advocacy, safety, friendship, and decision making help to the elderly and adult disabled in our communities who have no one else in their lives to help them make important life and healthcare decisions.and

Our Volunteers Advocate Guardians receive the training the need to become compassionate advocates and surrogate decision makers for the people we serve. As a Volunteer Guardian, you provide our very vulnerable clients a voice that is heard.

Become a Montgomery Adult Guardianship Services (MAGS) or Tippecanoe Adult Guardianship (TAGS) Volunteer!

The need for caring, compassionate volunteer guardians continues to grow every year! Please consider joining the Volunteer Advocate Guardianship Services Program!

Please join us by contacting Sharon White at 765-423-5531 ext 423 or email Sharon at swhite@wabashcenter.com


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About WABASH CENTER INC

Location:

2000 GREENBUSH ST, LAFAYETTE, IN 47904, US

Mission Statement

It is the mission of Wabash Center to optimize the quality of life for people with disabilities or special needs. The purpose of TAGS and MAGS is to recruit and train volunteers to serve as volunteer court-appointed guardians. All volunteers are supported by a professional staff member who is certified by National Guardianship Association. Our mission is to safeguard the rights of incapacitated adults in our communities, and to provide guardianship services to those who have no one. They have no family, or family isn't available. Our goal is to provide guardianship and other services that are administered in the least restrictive manner and with the utmost respect for the value of all individuals. Our volunteer guardians are trained to consult with his/her protected person about major decisions whenever possible.

Description

Wabash Center is a non-profit organization assisting individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities or special needs to reach their fullest potential.

Advocacy & Human Rights
People with Disabilities
Seniors

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Tippecanoe and Montgomery CountiesCrawfordsville and Lafayette, IN 47933

(40.06125,-86.90759)
 

SKILLS

  • Problem Solving
  • People Skills
  • Elder care
  • Relationship Building

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 21
  • Orientation or Training
  • Once training is completed 1 hour per week.

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