This program provides services to vulnerable individuals including frail, elderly and disabled individuals. These
individuals may be experiencing difficulty protecting themselves and obtaining basic needs of food, shelter, clothing
and/or medical care.
Reports of vulnerable adults are received and investigated and services are provided as needed. Services are
provided with a goal of eliminating neglect, abuse and exploitation of vulnerable individuals. Services are focused
on safety and well-being and may include guardianships, residential placement, home health services or adult
Agency staff collaborates with home health care providers, public health,
law enforcement agencies and other providers of services to the senior and disabled populations.
To report a concern regarding a vulnerable adult, please refer to the following contact information:
State Toll-Free Hotline (24/7):
Mandated reporters can report online:
DHS Report Abuse website