Florida’s Long-Term Care Ombudsman Program has advocate positions available in the Southwest Florida office covering Charlotte, Collier, Desoto, Glades, Hendry, Lee and Sarasota counties. Volunteers visit with residents of nursing homes, assisted living facilities and adult-family care homes to ensure they are treated with dignity and respect. Training and certification are provided and volunteers participate in council meetings, administrative assessments and complaint resolution in facilities.
Candidates need to:
If you would like to become an ombudsman and make a difference in your community, visit ombudsman.myflorida.com, search for us on Facebook or call 1-888-831-0404.