Adult Protective Services (APS) - Gunnison and Hinsdale County Department of Health and Human Services

220 N Spruce St

 
Data Provided By
Western Colorado 2-1-1 - WC 211
General Information
Description of ServiceThe APS Program offers protective services to AT-RISK-ADULTS.

Definition: "An individual eighteen years of age or older who is susceptible to mistreatment, self-neglect, or exploitation because the individual is unable to perform or obtain services necessary for his/her health, safety, or welfare or lacks sufficient understanding or capacity to make or communicate responsible decisions concerning his/her person or affairs."

Types of Abuse:
- Physical Abuse
- Sexual Abuse
- Caregiver Neglect
- Self Neglect
- Exploitation

Reporting
If you are concerned about a friend, neighbor or loved one in any of the above areas mentioned you are encouraged to call the Gunnison County Department of Human Services intake line at 970-707-7005 or 1-844-264-5437. If it is an emergency life threatening situation call 911 immediately.

We work closely with the Senior Resources Office to provide supportive care and resource information.
LocationGunnison County
Geographical AreaGunnison and Hinsdale County
Facility/ADA AccessFull access
Intake ProcedureCall (844) 264-5437 or (970) 707-7005 to report abuse.
Intake RequirementsNo documents required
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish
EligibilityFor at risk adults over 18 and seniors
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesNo
 
Availability
Hours of Operation Monday - Friday, 8:00 am - 12:00 pm; 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Contact Information
 
Contact's Phone (970) 707-7005
Physical Site Address 1 220 N Spruce St
Physical Site City, State, Zip Gunnison, CO 81230
Main Phone (970) 641-3244
TDD Phone (800) 659-2656 or dial 711
Other Phone (844) 264-5437, Toll free
Fax (970) 641-3738
Web Address http://www.gunnisoncounty.org/149/Health-Human-Services
 
Additional Information
SourceMesa
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Gunnison and Hinsdale County Department of Health and Human Services
Affiliated Program: 220 N Spruce St
This Service: Adult Protective Services (APS) - Gunnison and Hinsdale County Department of Health and Human Services
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Adult Protective Services (PH-6500.0500)