VOYCE’s mission is to education and empower individuals and their families across the continuum of long-term care. Practicum students at VOYCE with with staff to support this mission.

Key Responsibilities

You will learn by supporting the Friendly VOYCE and Volunteer Manager in the following ways:

  • Attend ombudsman certification training to become a designated ombudsman
  • Visiting residents in long-term care facilities on a regular basis
  • Identify resident complaints
  • Work with facility staff to resolve resident complaints
  • Educate residents about their rights
  • Monitor facilities for the implementation of residents’ rights
  • Encourage self-advocacy on the part of residents
  • Assist in the implementation of other VOYCE programs
  • Research topics and write blog posts for VOYCE’s website
  • Additional duties as required

About the position:

  • No experience required
  • Foundation or concentration practicum
  • Minimal travel required
  • Travel/mileage reimbursement included
  • Flexible hours with optional work-from-home days
  • All VOYCE practicum students are eligible to attend our community and professional development events for free while they are completing their practicum.


Photo of Chien Hung

Chien Hung (he/him), MSW, MA-G, RYT

Program Directorchung@voycestl.org314-919-2411

Fill out our Practicum Student Application today!