The Michigan Elder Justice Initiative (MEJI), a project of Michigan Statewide Advocacy Services (MSAS), is seeking an advocate for its Local Long Term Care Ombudsman Program in Lansing, MI.
Jamie Hochman Herz is the Legal Counsel for the Michigan Long Term Care Ombudsman Program, in which she provides advice, referral, and legal assistance to the State Long Term Care Ombudsman program. She is both an attorney and social worker who has dedicated her entire career to helping vulnerable individuals. Most recently, she was the Program Director of the Alzheimer’s Association, Michigan Great Lakes Chapter, in which she helped significantly grow program delivery around the state
Congratulations Sally Bruce on your 33 years of outstanding dedication and commitment advocating for the elders of the Upper Peninsula. We are so happy and proud of you for all you’ve accomplished. Through the years, your talents and efforts have helped our success. We sincerely appreciate your hard work and efforts year over year. THANK YOU for your many wonderful years of service!
On August 14, 2019, Elder Law of Michigan honored Kelly Jonker, Certified Long-Term Care Ombudsman, with the 2019 Joe D. Sutton Call to Justice Award for her elder abuse prevention work.
The Joe D. Sutton Call to Justice Awards honor those that share the mission of Elder Law of Michigan, Inc. to advocate for, educate, and assist those in need, with a continued focus on older adults and persons with disabilities.