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

510 29 1/2 Road

 
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)248-2888 option 2.

The APS Program refers possible criminal activities to law enforcement and/or the district attorney for criminal investigation and possible prosecution.
LocationMesa County
Geographical AreaMesa County
Facility/ADA AccessFull access
Intake ProcedureCall the intake line to report suspected abuse
Intake RequirementsNo Requirements
 
Client Information
GenderEither
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish
EligibilityAt Risk Seniors and disabled adults over 18
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesNo Fees
 
Availability
Hours of Operation Administration Hours: Monday - Friday, 7:30 am - 5:00 pm
Contact Information
 
Contact's Phone (970) 248-2888, Option 2 (Intake Line)
Physical Site Address 1 510 29 1/2 RD
Physical Site City, State, Zip GRAND JUNCTION, CO 81504
Mailing Address 1 PO BOX 20000-5035
Mailing City, State, Zip GRAND JUNCTION, CO 81502-5035
Main Phone (970) 241-8480 (Administration)
Hotline Phone (970) 248-2888, Option 2 (Intake Line)
TDD Phone (800) 659-2656 or dial 711
Fax (970) 248-2849
Web Address www.humanservices.mesacounty.us
 
Additional Information
SourceMesa
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Mesa County Department of Human Services
Affiliated Program: 510 29 1/2 Road
This Service: Adult Protective Service (APS) - Mesa County Department of Human Services
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Adult Protective Intervention/Investigation (PH-6500.0500-050)
Elder/Dependent Adult Abuse Reporting (PH-6500.0500-180)