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Certified Long-Term Care Ombudsman Volunteer

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Action for Older Persons

  • 13 people are interested
LTC Ombudsman Volunteer
Educating, Empowering, and Advocating

Educating, empowering and advocating for long-term care residents. The Ombudsman Program is an effective advocate and resource for older adults and persons with disabilities who live in nursing homes, assisted living and other licensed adult care homes. Ombudsmen help residents understand and exercise their rights to good care in an environment that promotes and protects their dignity and quality of life.

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About Action for Older Persons

Location:

200 Plaza Drive, Vestal, NY 13850, US

Mission Statement

Action for Older Persons (AOP) is an innovative and visionary organization that enhances the lives of adults living in Broome, Delaware, Chenango, Cortland, Otsego and Tioga counties. Through our classes, seminars, counseling sessions, and advocacy, AOP volunteers and staff impact the lives of thousands of people each year.

Description

Action for Older Persons provides advocacy, individualized counseling, and unbiased information to empower older adults and their families to make informed decisions.

Advocacy & Human Rights
People with Disabilities
Seniors

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Chenango CountyDelaware CountyBroome and Tioga CountiesNorwich, NY 13815

(42.53119,-75.52351)
 

SKILLS

  • Elder care
  • People Skills
  • Problem Solving
  • Mediation
  • Critical Thinking
  • Advocacy

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Minimum 2 hours per weeek
  • 36 Hour Certification Training

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