Helping nursing home residents

You can serve as a certified ombudsman, helping those living in nursing homes. Volunteers must be at least 18 years of age and complete a free training course. Hours are flexible. The nextcertification class begins Friday, Oct. 4 at Granbury Workforce Center, 919 E. Highway 377. The class will meet once a week, for four weeks, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The North Central Texas Area Agency on Aging sponsors the Long-Term Care Ombudsman Program. For information, call Pat Borgfeldt at 817- 360-0984 or email [email protected]