Advocates Needed for older adults and adults with disabilities


(47.225803,-122.434814)
 

Cause Areas

When

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

Where

3602 Pacific AveTacomaTacoma, WA 98418

About

Volunteers are needed to advocate for residents living in Long Term Care communities in Pierce County. Volunteers are assigned to one or two LTC facilities and visit residents, get to know the community, assist in dispute resolution, make reports to investigatory authorities when appropriate and attend bi-monthly in-service trainings. Sound judgement, people skills, and strong advocacy are a must.

Skills

  • People Skills
  • Mental Health
  • Problem Solving
  • Verbal / Written Communication
  • Critical Thinking
  • Healthcare

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 4 hours a week

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