What is Adult Protective Services?

Adult Protective Services (APS) provides intervention services to protect elderly and dependent adults from abuse, neglect, or exploitation.

Report Abuse

The identity of reporting parties is protected and kept confidential but "mandated reporters" must identify themselves when reporting.

Report Elder and Disabled Adult Abuse

If you suspect elder or dependent adult abuse call our hotline at 1 (866) 580-HELP (4357) or (831) 454-4101.  You can report 24 hours a day, including holidays, all reports are kept confidential.

In a Long Term Care Facility

Call the Ombudsman's Offices at (831) 429-1913 or (831) 688-8833.

For Emergencies

Call 911