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Programs that provide assistance for adults who are unable to act on their own behalf or manage their own affairs, or who are in immediate danger due to physical or emotional abuse, unsafe or hazardous living conditions, exploitation, neglect or abandonment.

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Service NameDescriptionLocationProgramAgency
Adult Protection Services - La Plata County Department of Human ServicesThe 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. La Plata County10 BURNETT CTLa Plata County Department of Human Services
Adult Protection Services - Larimer County Department of Human ServicesResponds to reports of mistreatment or neglect of at-risk adults. Includes assessment, referrals, care coordination, representative payee ships and guardianships.Larimer County(Fort Collins) - Larimer County Department of Human ServicesLarimer County Department of Human Services
Adult Protective Service (APS) - Archuleta County Department of Human ServicesThe 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. Archuleta County551 HOT SPRINGS BLVDArchuleta County Department of Human Services
Adult Protective Services (APS) - Dolores County Department of Social ServicesThe APS Program offers protective services to AT-RISK-ADULTS. Definition of an at risk adult: "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 and report it. The APS Program refers possible criminal activities to law enforcement and/or the district attorney for criminal investigation and possible prosecution. Dolores County409 N MAIN STDolores County Department of Social Services
Adult Protective Services - Eagle County Department of Human ServicesAdult Protection Services provides assistance to adults 18 years and older who are at risk of abuse, neglect or exploitation. Types of Abuse: -Physical Abuse -Sexual Abuse -Caregiver Neglect -Self Neglect -Exploitation Eagle County DHS Office Locations: Avon 100 W. Beaver Creek Blvd. #107 Avon, CO 81620 970-328-7026 Eagle 551 Broadway Eagle, CO 81631 970-328-8840 El Jebel 0020 Eagle County Drive, Suite E El Jebel, CO 81623 970-328-9586 Eagle County551 BROADWAYEagle County Department of Human Services
Adult Protective Services - Garfield County Department of Human ServicesProtects at-risk adults who are considered to be at risk of maltreatment or self-neglect because: - they are unable to protect themselves - they are unable to perform or arrange for services that will help them to protect their health and safety (for example, they may be unable to obtain medical treatment, financial assistance, meals, or home health assistance) - they lack sufficient understanding or lack the capacity to make or communicate decisions that keep them safe and healthy Investigates reports of self and caretaker neglect, financial and other forms of exploitation and physical and sexual abuse Garfield County108 8TH STGarfield County Department of Human Services
Adult Protective Services - Montezuma County Department of Social ServicesThe 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 intake line at (970) 565- 3769. The APS Program refers possible criminal activities to law enforcement and/or the district attorney for criminal investigation and possible prosecution. Montezuma County109 W MAIN STMontezuma County Department of Social Services
Lake County Human ServicesHuman services programs for individuals and families who are in need. These programs and services include, Children & Family Services, Adult Protective Services, Financial Assistance Programs, and Self-Sufficiency Programs.Lake County112 W 5TH STLake County Department of Human Services
San Juan County Social ServicesSan Juan County Social Services consists of a variety of programs, many of which are mandated and regulated by state and federal law. These programs offer a wide-range of public assistance to children, elderly, disabled and low-income residents. San Juan County1557 Greene StreetSan Juan County Department of Social Services
West End Human Services Programs-Montrose CountyHuman Services Programs available in West End of Montrose County Applications for - Child Care Assistance - Medicaid - Food Stamps - General Assistance - Emergency Assistance - Colorado Works / TANF (Temporary Assistance For Needy Families) - Old Age Pension All applications are sent to the Montrose Office for eligibility determination Child Protection Caseworker Child Welfare Intake Specialist 970-252-5023 (neglect & abuse referrals) Montrose County317 S 2ND STMontrose County Department of Human Services

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