We need you
We are always looking to bring additional volunteers into our program. All it takes to volunteer with us is a caring spirit and a willingness to learn the “ins and outs” of being a long-term care ombudsman.
Please download and complete the volunteer application below. Digital applications may be emailed to Casey Avellone. Applications may be submitted via mail or email.
Printed applications may be mailed to the following address:
- Long-Term Care Ombudsman Program
- 4040 Esplanade Way, Suite 380
- Tallahassee, FL 32399-7000
Or applications can be emailed to Casey Avellone at email@example.com.
What to expect
All prospective volunteers are subject to a background check, and a program representative will call you upon receipt of your application to speak with you about your expectations.
Still have questions?
- Check out our Frequently Asked Questions
- Call us toll-free at 1-888-831-0404
- Email us at LTCOPInformer@elderaffairs.org
And we will gladly contact you. Thank you for your interest in becoming a long-term care ombudsman! You can help us make a difference in the lives of Florida’s elders.
More resources for you
How can I become an ombudsman? Watch this short video to learn more about the program’s mission, the process of becoming a volunteer ombudsman, the role of our volunteers and the support available to you, as a volunteer.