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Long Term Care Ombudsmen Suffolk County

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ORGANIZATION: FAMILY SERVICE LEAGUE INC

Ombudsmen provide advocacy and resources for people who reside in long-term care facilities such as nursing homes, assisted living and adult care facilities. Ombudsmen advocate for and resolve problems for all individuals living in long term care communities by protecting rights, honoring dignity and ensuring respect. Trained certified volunteers regularly visit assigned facilities so that residents may have the highest quality of life and care.

This is a nationally recognized and well respected volunteer opportunity.

Suffolk County Only. This position requires training and is a big commitment but very rewarding.

More opportunities with FAMILY SERVICE LEAGUE INC

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About FAMILY SERVICE LEAGUE INC

Location:

790 PARK AVE, HUNTINGTON, NY 11743, US

Mission Statement

Helping individuals, children and families to mobilize their strengths and improve the quality of their lives at home, in the workplace and the community.

Description

We are a Long Island based non-profit human services organization providing a safety net for people in need. Touching the lives of 50,000 people annually. FSL delivers tangible help and crisis intervention across a spectrum of service areas including mental illness, drug and alcohol abuse, homelessness, job training , computer literacy, trauma counseling, at-risk youth, family counseling and senior support. In addition, FSL provides pre-school learning centers and universal pre-K programs.

CAUSE AREAS

Advocacy & Human Rights
Seniors
Advocacy & Human Rights, Seniors

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Multiple locations Huntington, NY 11743

(40.8671,-73.4098)
 

SKILLS

  • Advocacy
  • Conflict Resolution
  • People Skills
  • Relationship Building

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Orientation or Training
  • varies depending on volunteer's availability

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