Ohioans being cared for in the state's skilled nursing facilities are among the most vulnerable. An Ohio program seeks to help those in long-term care by providing an ombudsman or advocate to help residents with complaints and problems large and small. Ahead we will talk about Ohio's Office of the State Long-Term Care Ombudsman and the effort to recruit more volunteers. Then, a new survey finds that the coronavirus pandemic continues to impact the Class of 2020 long after diplomas were awarded. And we will hear from an author that champions the power of reading out loud.
Barb Prociak, Ombudsman Specialist/Volunteer Coordinator, Office of the State Long-Term Care Ombudsman
Bob Rensel, Volunteer Ombudsman Associate
Joe Faulhaber, President, Junior Achievement of Greater Cleveland
Robert Paponetti, President & CEO, The Literacy Cooperative
Meghan Cox Gurdon, Author, "The Enchanted Hour: The Miraculous Power of Reading Aloud in the Age of Distraction"