South Shore Elder Services, Inc.
LONG TERM CARE OMBUDSMAN
Company: South Shore Elder Services, Inc.
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Location: 1515 Washington St., we serve 11 surrounding communities., Braintree, MA, 02184
Project Details

Volunteers make weekly visits to a nursing home. They meet with residents to educate them about their rights and to advocate for their needs.

Ombudsman is Swedish for "citizen advocate".

An Ombudsman is asked to make a 1 year commitment.

Initial training, in conjunction with the MA State Ombudsman Program, is a 3 day training. Monthly meetings are held for ongoing support and training.

Contact: Program Director, 781-848-3910 X323

or pwhite@sselder.org

General requirements

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 18
  • Category
    Advocacy & Human Rights
    Community
    Health & Medicine