Sonoma County Adult Protective Services investigates elder abuse, neglect and exploitation and dependent adult abuse, neglect, and exploitation. APS provides 24-hour response to life-threatening emergencies involving elder and dependent adults. APS also educates the community about elder abuse prevention and identification. Santa Rosa, CA. The Sonoma County Adult and Aging Division offers social services programs and services that help older adults, seniors, persons of all ages with disabilities, military veterans and caregivers. The division includes In-Home Supportive Services (IHSS), the Veterans Service Office (VSO) and Area Agency on Aging. Santa Rosa, California.
Adult Protective Services (APS) Each California County has an Adult Protective Services (APS) agency to help elder adults (65 years and older) and dependent adults (18-64 who are disabled), when these adults are unable to meet their own needs, or are victims of abuse, neglect or exploitation. of a public or private facility that provides care or services for elder or dependent adults, or any elder or dependent adult care custodian, health practitioner, clergy member, or employee of a county adult protective services agency or a local law enforcement agency, is a mandated reporter.
If the Alleged Victim is under 65, please describe their cognitive and/or physical limitations. (Do they need a caregiver to meet there basic daily needs? Adult Protective Services (APS) offers protective services to elderly and dependent adults who are at risk for abuse, neglect, or exploitation by themselves or others. We investigate reports of alleged elder or dependent adult abuse and can help you obtain additional supportive services.