Northern Virginia Long-Term Care Volunteer Ombudsman Program
The Northern Virginia Long-Term Care Ombudsman Program needs Volunteer advocates!
Volunteer Ombudsmen advocate for the rights of residents in local nursing homes and assisted living facilities.
Find out why so many of our volunteers say, “I receive so much more than I give!”
How to Volunteer
Interested or have questions? Reach out to our Volunteer Manager, Claire Yeomans by calling 703-324-5861, TTY 711 or sending an email.
Register as a volunteer with Fairfax County. Note that while the Northern Virginia Long-Term Care Ombudsman Program serves Alexandria, Arlington, Fairfax and Loudoun, Fairfax County provides volunteer management for all these jurisdictions.
Complete the three-day volunteer training program.
Begin a truly meaningful and high-impact volunteer experience!
Commit to four hours a week for at least one year.
Visit assisted living and nursing home facilities weekdays 8 a.m.–6 p.m.
Work in Alexandria, Arlington, Fairfax, or Loudoun.
Check out this video about the Northern Virginia Long-Term Care Ombudsman Program.