Adult Protective Services REPORT ADULT ABUSE - IT’S A CRIME! Call: | Online at: toermalijn.info MISSION: We are dedicated to protecting vulnerable adults from further abuse, neglect, exploitation, or self-neglect and enabling adults with disabilities to remain in the community.. Florida law requires the reporting of known or suspected abuse, neglect, exploitation. Adult Protective Services are provided without regard to income or resources. A client must live in Orange County and be the victim of abuse either by self or by another that occurred in the community.
Contact Information By Service Abuse Hotline More information Contact us ACCESS Florida More information Contact us Adoption More information Contact us Adult Protective Services More information Contact us Background Screening More information Contact us Child Care More information Contact us Child Welfare More information Contact us Children. Florida Adult Protective Services (APS) and Elder Abuse Hotline Adult Protective Services assist vulnerable and elder adults to stop and prevent abuse, neglect, or exploitation. Anyone can make a report about suspected abuse to the Hotline.
Adult Services, Orange County Social Services Agency Adult Protective Services (APS) (Hour Hotline) If you suspect that an elder or dependent adult is the victim of abuse, call Adult Protective Services: Over , Californians become victims each year, but experts believe the problem to be much larger. Orange County Elder and Dependent Adult Abuse Registry received over 10, reports of elder abuse in increasing by 46% from The most frequent reported abuse by others is financial.
Services available by Protective Services for Adults include: Investigation and assessment of the adult's needs and risk of harm Counseling for the victimized adult and their family Advocacy and case management services including arranging for medical and mental health assessments, applying for benefits and assuring coordinated delivery services. Victims live throughout the county and are at all income levels. Emergency assistance is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Anyone who suspects, observes, or knows that an elder or a dependent adult is being abused should call Orange County Adult Protective Services for help at () Read more about Elder/Disabled Abuse.