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Missouri Long-Term Care Ombudsman Program

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Missouri Long-Term Care Ombudsman Program

  • A group opportunity. Invite your friends.
  • 14 people are interested

The Missouri Long-Term Care Ombudsman Program is searching for Volunteer Ombudsman statewide to advocate for the elderly and disabled residing in Assisted Living, Skilled Care Nursing Homes, Residential Care Homes and Veteran Homes. Volunteer Ombudsman visit with residents to promote dignity, respect and help protect residents’ rights in long-term care. Volunteer Ombudsman make a difference by voicing the wishes and concerns of residents to facility management to help improve the residents’quality of life. Training and certification are provided. If you are interested becoming a Volunteer Ombudsman please contact the Long- Term Care Ombudsman Program at 800-309-3282 or email: LTCOmbudsman@health.mo.gov. For more information check out our website at: http://health.mo.gov/ombudsman.

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About Missouri Long-Term Care Ombudsman Program

Location:

PO Box 570, Jefferson City, MO 65109, US

Mission Statement

The mission of the Long Term Care Ombudsman Program, a not-for-profit organization, is to enhance the quality of long-term care services for all people living in nursing homes and residential care facilities in the State of Missouri. This mission is accomplished through advocating for residents' rights and providing information and education to the entire community about long-term care.

Description

The Missouri Long- Term Care Ombudsman Program is searching for Volunteer Ombudsman statewide to advocate for the elderly and disabled residing in Assisted Living and Skilled Care Nursing Homes. Volunteer Ombudsman visit with residents to promote dignity, respect and help protect residents’ rights in long- term care. Volunteer Ombudsman make a difference by voicing the wishes and concerns of residents to facility management to help improve the residents’ quality of life. Training and certification are provided. If you are interested becoming a Volunteer Ombudsman please contact the Long- Term Care Ombudsman Program at 1-800-309-3282 or email: LTCOmbudsman@health.mo.gov . For more information check out our website at: http://health.mo.gov/seniors/ombudsman/.

People with Disabilities
Seniors
Veterans & Military Families

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

106 W. Young StPO Box 1078Warrensburg, MO 64093

(38.77087,-93.74085)
 

SKILLS

  • People Skills
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Relationship Building
  • Critical Thinking
  • Advocacy
  • Problem Solving

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • flexible schedule, estimated 4 hours per week

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