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  • *Current as of January 15, 2016

    Adult Protection Services by State

    State Organizational Structure, APS Website, and Hotline Number
    Alabama Department of Human Resources:
    Adult Protective Services Division
    dhr.alabama.gov
    1-800-458-7214
    Alaska Department of Health and Social Services:
    Division of Senior and Disabilities Services:APS
    www.hss.state.ak.us
    1-800-478-9996 (in state),
    1-907-269-3666 (outside of Alaska)
    Arizona Department of Economic Security:
    Division of Aging and Adult Services: APS
    des.az.gov
    1-877-767-2385
    Arkansas Department of Human Services:
    Division of Aging and Adult Services:
    Adult Protective Services
    www.aradultprotection.com
    1-800-482-8049
    California Health and Human Services Agency:
    Department of Social Services:
    Disability and Adult Programs Division:
    Adult Programs Branch: APS
    www.cdss.ca.gov
    California County APS Numbers 2015
    Colorado Department of Human Services:
    Division of Aging and Adult Services: APS
    colorado.gov
    Colorado APS Intake Phone Numbers
    Connecticut Department of Social Services:
    Bureau of Aging, Community, and Social Work Services:
    Protective Services Unit:
    Protective Services for the Elderly (PSE)
    www.ct.gov
    1-888-385-4225 (in state),
    1-800-203-1234 (out of state)
    Delaware Department of Health and Social Services:
    Division of Services for Aging and
    Adults with Physical Disabilities:
    Adult Protective Services Program
    www.dhss.delaware.gov
    1-800-223-9074
    Florida Department of Children and Families:
    Adult Services: Adult Protective Services Program
    www.myflfamilies.com
    1-800-962-2873
    Georgia Department of Human Resources:
    Division of Aging Services: APS
    aging.dhs.georgia.gov
    1-866-552-4464 Press option "3"
    Hawaii Department of Human Services:
    Social Services Division:
    Adult and Community Care Services Branch
    humanservices.hawaii.gov
    Oahu: 1-808-832-5115,
    Hilo/Hamakua/Puna: 1-808-933-8820,
    Kona/Kohala/Kamuela/Kau: 1 808-327-6280,
    Kauai: 1-808-241-3337,
    Lanai/Molokai/Maui: 1-808-243-5151
    Idaho Idaho Commission on Aging:
    Area Agencies on Aging: APS
    www.idahoaging.com

    Area I (Coeur D'Alene)
    Benewah, Bonner, Boundary, Kootenai, Shoshone
    208-667-3179 or 1-800-786-5536

    Area II (Lewiston)
    Clearwater, Idaho, Latah, Lewis, Nez Perce
    208-743-5580 or 1-800-877-3206

    Area III (Boise)
    Ada, Adams, Boise, Canyon, Elmore,
    Gem, Owyhee, Payette, Valley, Washington
    208-332-1745 or 1-844-689-7562

    Area IV (Twin Falls)
    Blaine, Camas, Cassia, Gooding,
    Jerome, Lincoln, Minidoka, Twin Falls
    208-736-2122 or 1-800-574-8656

    Area V (Pocatello)
    Bannock, Bear Lake, Bingham, Caribou,
    Franklin, Oneida, Power
    208-233-4032 or 1-800-526-8129

    Area VI (Idaho Falls)
    Bonneville, Butte, Clark, Custer, Fremont,
    Jefferson, Lemhi, Madison, Teton
    208-522-5391 or 1-800-632-4813
    Illinois Department on Aging:
    Division of Older American Services:
    Bureau of Elder Rights:
    Elder Abuse and Neglect Program
    (in conjunction with Area Agencies on Aging)
    www.illinois.gov
    1-866-800-1409
    Indiana Family and Social Services Administration:
    Division of Aging: APS
    www.in.gov
    1-800-992-6978
    Iowa Department of Human Services:
    Division of Children and Family Services: APS
    dhs.iowa.gov
    1-800-362-2178
    Kansas Department of Social and Rehabilitation Services: APS
    www.dcf.ks.gov
    1-800-922-5330
    Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals:
    Office of Aging and Adult Services: APS
    dhh.louisiana.gov
    1-800-898-4910
    Maine Department of Health and Human Services:
    Office of Elder Services: APS
    www.maine.gov
    1-800-624-8404
    Maryland Department of Human Resources:
    Community Services Administration:
    Office of Adult Services: APS
    www.dhr.state.md.us
    1-800-917-7383
    Massachusetts Executive Office of Elder Affairs:
    Aging Services Access Points:
    Protective Services Program
    www.mass.gov
    1-800-922-2275
    Michigan Department of Human Services:
    Individual and Family Services: Adult Programs: APS
    www.michigan.gov
    1-855-444-3911
    Minnesota Department of Human Services:
    Aging and Adult Services Division:
    Adult Protective Services Unit
    APS Website
    1-844-880-1574
    Mississippi Department of Human Services:
    Division of Family and Children's Services: APS
    www.mdhs.state.ms.us
    1-800-222-8000
    Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services:
    Division of Senior and Disability Services: APS
    health.mo.gov
    1-800-392-0210
    Montana Department of Public Health and Human Services:
    Senior Long-Term Care Division:
    Adult Protective Services Program
    dphhs.mt.gov
    1-800-551-3191 (in state)
    Nebraska Health and Human Service System:
    Department of Services: Aging Services: APS
    dhhs.ne.gov
    1-800-652-1999 (in state),
    1-402-595-1324 (outside of Nebraska)
    Nevada Department of Health and Human Resources:
    Division for Aging Services: Elder Protective Services
    adsd.nv.gov
    Las Vegas / Clark County: 1-702-486-6930
    Statewide / All Other Areas: 1-888-729-0571
    New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services:
    Bureau of Elderly and Adult Services:
    Adult Protection Program
    www.dhhs.state.nh.us
    1-800-949-0470 (in state) or
    1-603-271-7014 (outside of New Hampshire)
    New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services:
    Division of Aging and Community Services: APS
    www.state.nj.us
    New Jersey Adult Protective Service Providers
    New Mexico Aging and Long-Term Services Department:
    Adult Protective Services Division
    www.nmaging.state.nm.us
    1-866-654-3219
    New York Office of Children and Family Services:
    Bureau of Adult Services: Protective Services for Adults
    ocfs.ny.gov
    1-844-697-3505, Press Option 6
    (within New York State only)

    Outside New York: contact the local county
    Department of Social Services APS.
    A free on-line official version of New York
    statutes is not available.
    North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services:
    Division of Aging and Adult Services: APS
    www.ncdhhs.gov
    North Carolina County APS Numbers
    North Dakota Department of Human Services:
    Aging Services Division:
    Vulnerable Adult Protective Services
    www.nd.gov
    1-855-462-5465
    Ohio Department of Aging:
    County Departments of Job and Family Services:
    Adult Protective Services Program
    jfs.ohio.gov
    866-243-5678
    Oklahoma Department of Human Services:
    Family Support Services Division:
    Adult Protective Services Unit
    www.tulsalibrary.org
    1-405-521-3660
    Oregon Department of Human Resources:
    Seniors and People with Disabilities Division: APS
    www.oregon.gov
    1-855-503-7233
    Pennsylvania Department of Aging:
    Area Agencies on Aging:
    Protective Services for Older Adults Program
    www.dhs.pa.gov
    1-800-490-8505
    Rhode Island Department of Elderly Affairs:
    Protective Services
    www.dea.ri.gov
    1-401-462-0555
    South Carolina Department of Social Services:
    Division of Adult Protective Services
    dss.sc.gov
    1-803-898-7318
    South Dakota Department of Social Services:
    Division of Adult Services and Aging:
    Adult Protective Services Program
    dss.sd.gov
    1-866-854-5465
    Tennessee Department of Human Services:
    Division of Adult and Family Services: APS
    www.state.tn.us
    1-888-277-8366
    Texas Health and Human Services Commission:
    Department of Family and Protective Services: APS
    www.dfps.state.tx.us
    1-800-252-5400
    Utah Department of Human Services:
    Division of Aging and Adult Services: APS
    daas.utah.gov
    1-800-371-7897
    Vermont Agency of Human Services:
    Department of Disabilities, Aging,
    and Independent Living:
    Division of Licensing and Protection:
    Adult Protective Services Program
    www.dlp.vermont.gov
    1-800-564-1612
    Virginia Department of Social Services:
    Division of Family Services: APS
    www.dss.virginia.gov
    1-888-832-3858
    Washington Department of Social and Health Services:
    Aging and Disability Services Administration: APS
    www.dshs.wa.gov
    1-866-363-4276
    West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources:
    Bureau for Children and Families:
    Office of Social Services: APS
    www.dhhr.wv.gov
    1-800-352-6513
    Wisconsin Department of Health and Family Services:
    Division of Supportive Living:
    Bureau of Aging and Long Term Care Resources:
    County Adult-at-Risk Agency
    www.dhs.wisconsin.gov
    Wisconsin Elder Adults Help Lines
    Wyoming Department of Family Services:
    Protective Services
    dfsweb.wyo.gov
    1-307-777-3602
    Washington DC Department of Human Services:
    Family Services Administration: APS
    dhs.dc.gov
    1-202-541-3950