Ombudsman volunteers needed
Oct. 18, 2012 at 5:18 a.m.
The Area Agency on Aging, 120 S. Main St., Suite 210, is announcing a need for volunteers for advocates for nursing home residents. Ombudsmen visit nursing homes to promote quality care and to protect residents' rights. Free initial and ongoing training is provided, and no prior experience is required.
Volunteers are needed in Calhoun, DeWitt, Goliad, Gonzales, Jackson, Lavaca and Victoria counties, representing the Golden Crescent region. If enjoy helping others, please consider contacting Christina Guajardo, elder rights coordinator at the Golden Crescent Regional Planning Commission Area Agency on Aging at 361-578-1587 or 1-800-574-9745 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.