Volunteer Ombudsmen advocate for the rights of residents in local nursing homes and assisted living facilities.
They must complete a three-day training.
Talk with our volunteer manager, Camden Doran at 703-324-5861, TTY 711, or email Camden Doran.
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 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 between 8 a.m. and 6 p.m. on weekdays.
Work in Alexandria, Arlington, Fairfax, or Loudoun.