Are you looking for a volunteer opportunity? The Area Agency on Aging, Region One needs volunteers to help visit residents in the more than 1,500 assisted living facilities and nursing homes in Maricopa County. Volunteers help to ensure that the best possible quality of life and care is attained by protecting the rights of residents in these facilities. Comprehensive training and ongoing education is provided.

For more information about the Long-Term Care Ombudsman Program in Maricopa County, contact Fran Atkinson at the Area Agency on Aging, Region One at 602-241-6132 or