Specialized Information for:

Nursing HomesAssisted Living/Board & Care Home and Community Based Services

HCBS Resources from Ombudsman Programs


Georgia Home Care Ombudsman (November 2013)
Presented by: Melanie McNeil, Georgia State Long-Term Care Ombudsman


Minnesota Home Care Bill of Rights (July 2007)

New Jersey

I Choose Home NJ
This website provides information on New Jersey's Money Follows the Person program with information on services and eligibility. Hear two participants of I Choose Home NJ talk about their successful transitions to the community


Home Care Curriculum for Ohio Ombudsmen
The training curriculum for Ohio LTCOP includes a section on advocacy in home care. Ohio is one of the few states where ombudsmen have the authority to advocate for individuals receiving care. The curriculum on home care advocacy along with other types of long-term care advocacy.

Washington, DC

Ombudsman Services for Home-Care Consumers in DC (November 2013)
Presented by: Lynne Person, DC State Ombudsman - Office of the DC Long-Term Care Ombudsman Program