Many residents don't have family close by. Monitoring facility conditions for these residents is so important!
In New York, there are hundreds of certified Ombudsmen assigned to long term care facilities across the state. Many Ombudsmen post contact information in the facilities they serve. To find an Ombudsman in your area click on one of the links below:
Click here for New York State Directory.
This directory lists Substate Ombudsmen Coordinators by county. Contact the person for your county or call the New York State Senior Citizens' Help Line at
Click here for Outside of New York State