Greater Erie Community Action Committee - Central Office CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC (COVID-19)
Greater Erie Community Action Committee - Long-Term Care Ombundsman
Advocates for residents in long-term care facilities. Under the Federal Older Americans Act, every state is required to have an Ombudsman Program that addresses complaints and advocates for improvements in the long-term care system. 1. Resolves complaints made by or for residents of long-term care facilities 2. Educates consumers and long-term care providers about residents' rights and good care practices 3. Promotes community involvement through volunteer opportunities 4. Provides information to the public on long-term care facilities and services, residents' rights and legislative and policy issues 5. Advocates for residents' rights and quality care in long-term care facilities 6. Promotes the development of family and resident councils 7. Provides assistance to agencies and members of community groups
18 West 9th Street
Erie, PA 16501
Eligibility: Anyone can access the Ombudsman, whether they are residents or potential residents, family members, individuals in the community or friends.
Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:30am to 4:30pm
Intake Requirements: Call 814-459-4581 or visit www.gecac.org for more information.
Intake Procedure: Call 814-459-4581 or visit www.gecac.org for more information.
Languages Spoken: Interpretive services are available.
Services:
  • Long Term Care Ombudsman Programs
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Greater Erie Community Action Committee - Central Office CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC (COVID-19)
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