Adult Protective Services responds to the abuse, neglect, or exploitation of Richland County's elderly citizens.
If you or a loved one is 60 years of age or older and living in an unsafe situation, or if you suspect an elderly neighbor may be unsafe, call the Adult Protective Referral Line: 419-774-5473.
Emergency Assistance - Dial 911
Report Elder Abuse, Neglect & Exploitation - Reports of abuse, neglect, or exploitation of the elderly may be made by calling the Adult Protective Referral Line number at 419-774-5473 or to First Call 2-1-1 at #211 or 419-522-4636
Alzheimer’s Association’s Caregiver Survey
Please help Richland County Adult Protective Services support the Alzheimer’s Association by completing a survey that will provide information to assist the local Alzheimer’s Association in meeting the needs of individuals with alzheimer's and dementia and their caregivers
The link to the survey can be found here -> Survey
For more information about the Alzheimer's Association please visit their website at: Alzheimer's Association
As a service to the community, professionals from Richland County Adult Protective Services are available to speak and present information to local organizations and community partners regarding abuse, neglect, and exploitation. Presentations can be designed to fit your needs and may include opportunities for activities and questions.
Speaking Topics May Include:
National Center on Women and Aging
Heller School for Social Policy and Management
Waltham, MA 02454