Adult Protection Services - La Plata County Department of Human Services

10 BURNETT CT

 
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

The APS Program refers possible criminal activities to law enforcement and/or the district attorney for criminal investigation and possible prosecution.

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 970-382-6150.
LocationLa Plata County
Geographical AreaLa Plata County
Public Transportationhttp://www.durangogov.org/index.aspx?NID=333
Facility/ADA AccessFull access
Intake ProcedureCall to report suspected abuse
Intake RequirementsNo Requirements
 
Client Information
GenderEither
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish
EligibilityPersons At Risk Ages 18 and Older
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesNone
 
Availability
Hours of Operation Monday - Friday, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm (administration hours)
Specific Hours: For emergencies, call law enforcement
 
Contact Information
 
Contact's Phone (970) 382-6150
Physical Site Address 1 10 BURNETT CT
Physical Site Address 2 TECH CENTER PLAZA, FIRST FLOOR
Physical Site City, State, Zip DURANGO, CO 81301
Main Phone (970) 382-6150 (administration)
TDD Phone (800) 659-2656 (or dial 711)
Fax (970) 382-6151
Web Address http://www.co.laplata.co.us/government/human_services/
 
Additional Information
SourceMesa
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: La Plata County Department of Human Services
Affiliated Program: 10 BURNETT CT
This Service: Adult Protection Services - La Plata County Department of Human Services
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Adult Protective Services (PH-6500.0500)