District Representative, Claudia Salinas, was in attendance to recognize each of the volunteers for their extraordinary service through the Long-Term Care Ombudsman Program within the Central Valley. Their dedication and commitment to the seniors within our community brings comfort, peace of mind, and a voice in cases where they otherwise may not be heard.
Top Left: Susan Bussean, Fresno County Long-Term Care Ombudsman Program, giving welcoming remarks as the luncheon started.
Top Right: Honored guests and family members were in attendance to listen to Joe Rodrigues, State Long-Term Care Ombudsman of the California Department of Aging, as he explained the major difference that each of these volunteers has made in the State of California.
Bottom Left: Team Vidak’s District Representative, Claudia Salinas, presented each of the volunteers from the Tulare and Kings County areas with a Senate Certificate of Recognition for all of their hard work and dedication.
Bottom Right: Bobbie Wartson, Director of Services for the Long-Term Care Ombudsman Program; Kings County District 1 Supervisor, Joe Neves; and Team Vidak’s District Representative, Claudia Salinas.