Service Name: Adult Protective Services (APS)
Organization Name: MADERA COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES
- Description: Coronavirus COVID-19 status updated May 5th: Services are available.
Accepts reports from the public and mandated reporters about possible abuse of elders or dependent adults and responds appropriately to assess the safety and well-being. Reports are reviewed by trained social workers and investigated as deemed appropriate. Social workers are available 24/7 to respond to crisis situations needing an immediate response. When individuals are found to be at risk of harm or in need of intervention to ensure their safety, services are offered and referrals are made to appropriate agencies or programs.
- Website: https://www.maderacounty.com/government/social-services
- Phone(s): 559-675-7839
- Hours: 24/7 hotline
- Eligibility: Seniors (age 65 or older) or dependent adults (age 18-64) with physical or mental limitations.
- Requirements: None
- Madera United States