Long Term Care Ombudsman Volunteer
- A group opportunity. Invite your friends.
3 people are interested
Be a voice for Alaskan seniors! The Ombudsman volunteer visits residents of assisted living or skilled nursing facilities on a once monthly basis. You will meet with residents providing assistance and guidance as well as direct intervention on issues relating to health, safety, welfare and rights.
As representatives of the Office of the Long Term Care Ombudsman, our volunteers foster and maintain a good working relationship with residents, facility administrators/staff and the provider network.
You CAN make a difference!
Volunteers are needed STATEWIDE! (Must be over the age of 18 and be able to pass a background check).
We'll work with your schedule.
3745 Community Park Loop Ste 200Anchorage, AK 99508
- People 55+
- Background Check
- Must be at least 18
- Orientation or Training
- 2 - 3 hours per month (includes at least one facility visit (followed by the completion of a short online report), plus one volunteer meeting per month (can attend via Skype if you are outside of the Anchorage/Matsu area).
- 14 hours of classroom training, followed by 4-6 hours of field training w/ Ombudsman staff.