Advocate for seniors - volunteer for the Ombudsman program


(42.13975,-77.04375)
 

Cause Areas

When

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

Where

271 East First StreetCorning, NY 14830


About

AIM Independent Living Center is looking for dedicated, compassionate people to volunteer for the Ombudsman Program in Steuben and Allegany Counties.

The Ombudsman Program fills the need of many long-term care facilities for resident advocates who investigate and resolve complaints made by or on behalf of residents.

Volunteers for the program are required to take a 36-hour training that certifies them to enter a long-term care facility and monitor quality of care, empower residents and investigate any complaints.

Skills

  • People Skills
  • Problem Solving
  • Reading Comprehension
  • Relationship Building
  • Verbal / Written Communication
  • Critical Thinking

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 36hrs for training, 2hrs per week thereafter

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