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New Jersey Long-Term Care Ombudsman

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Welcome to the New Jersey Long-Term Care Ombudsman Website

To File a Complaint

Tel.: 1-877-582-6995
Fax: 1-609-943-3479
Online Complaint Form
ombudsman@ltco.nj.gov
NJ Long-Term Care Ombudsman
P.O. Box 852
Trenton, NJ 08625-085
IN THE EVENT OF AN EMERGENCY,
PLEASE DIAL 911

In the Spotlight

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Stop Elder Abuse

LTCO advocates for the rights of residents of long-term care facilities and investigates allegations of abuse, neglect and exploitation. LTCO is the voice of the state’s most vulnerable institutionalized elderly citizens.

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Local Volunteer Opportunities

You can help to improve the lives of elderly residents of long-term care facilities in your neighborhood. Volunteers receive 32 hours of free training.  Classes are forming now.

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Regional Ethics Committees

LTCO Regional Ethics Committees provide much-needed education, conflict resolution, and ethical guidance to facilities and families when difficult decisions need to be made.

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Volunteer Advocate Vernon Cooper

"As a Volunteer Advocate, I have built solid relationships with residents and facility staff and, when there are issues, I work to get them resolved."

Connect with the New Jersey Long-Term Care Ombudsman

I Choose Home NJ

If you or someone you know:

  • Is living in a nursing home or developmental center
  • Has or will be there for 90 days or more
  • Is eligible for Medicaid
  • Wants to move back into the community

The I Choose Home NJ Program may be able to help you move back into the community with low- or no-cost in-home services.

Webinars

To see more webinars, please refer to our webinar library.

Elder Abuse, Neglect & Financial Exploitation Webinar 4/20/21

LTCO and DOH Webinar in April 2021 Visitation FAQ

Videos

To see more videos, please refer to our video library.


Last Updated: Thursday, 10/07/21