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Volunteer Advocate for Seniors and Incapacitated Adults

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ORGANIZATION: Clark County Adult Guardianship Program

  • 27 people are interested

We advocate for citizens of Clark County who have been ruled incapacitated and unable to make their own life decisions by the court. We do this by monitoring the care they receive with weekly visits to personally observe and speak with them.

More opportunities with Clark County Adult Guardianship Program

No additional volunteer opportunities at this time.

About Clark County Adult Guardianship Program

Location:

501 East Court Avenue, Jeffersonville, IN 47130, US

Mission Statement

The mission of the Clark County Adult Guardianship Program is to safeguard the rights of incapacitated adults in Clark County through the use of volunteer advocates from the community.

Description

The Clark County Adult Guardianship Program provides guardianship services, through the use of volunteer advocates from the community, when such services are adjudicated as necessary by the court and there are no relatives or other concerned persons willing, capable, or suitable to act as guardian. It is the goal of the Clark County
Adult Guardianship Program to provide guardianship services that are administered in the least restrictive manner and with the utmost respect for the value of every individual it serves.

CAUSE AREAS

Advocacy & Human Rights
People with Disabilities
Seniors
Advocacy & Human Rights, People with Disabilities, Seniors

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

501 East Court AvenueJeffersonville, IN 47130

(38.27766,-85.73722)
 

SKILLS

  • People Skills
  • Relationship Building
  • Verbal / Written Communication

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 21
  • Orientation or Training
  • Approximately 5 hours/month

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