Adult Protective Service (APS) - Archuleta County Department of Human Services

551 HOT SPRINGS BLVD

 
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 Department of Human Services intake line at (970)264-2182 during regular business hours.

The APS Program refers possible criminal activities to law enforcement and/or the district attorney for criminal investigation and possible prosecution.
LocationArchuleta County
Geographical AreaArchuleta County
Public Transportationhttps://archuletacounty.org/520/Transportation
Facility/ADA AccessFull access
Intake ProcedureContact (970) 264-2182 during regular business hours
Intake RequirementsNo Requirements
 
Client Information
GenderEither
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish
EligibilityAt Risk Seniors and Disabled Adults age 18 or Older
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesNone
 
Availability
Hours of Operation Monday - Friday, 7:30 am - 4:00 pm (administration hours)
Specific Hours: After hours reporting through dispatch
 
Contact Information
 
Contact's Phone (970) 264-2182
Physical Site Address 1 551 HOT SPRINGS BLVD
Physical Site City, State, Zip PAGOSA SPRINGS, CO 81147
Mailing Address 1 PO BOX 240
Mailing City, State, Zip PAGOSA SPRINGS, CO 81147
Main Phone (970) 264-2182 (administration)
Emergency/After Hours Phone (970) 731-2160, County Dispatch After Hours
TDD Phone (800) 659-2656 (or dial 711)
Fax (970) 264-2186
Web Address www.archuletacounty.org/91/Human-Services
 
Additional Information
SourceMesa
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Archuleta County Department of Human Services
Affiliated Program: 551 HOT SPRINGS BLVD
This Service: Adult Protective Service (APS) - Archuleta County Department of Human Services
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Adult Protective Services (PH-6500.0500)