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Taxonomy Code: PH-6500.0500

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 - 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 CountyGarfield County Department of Human Services- Garfield County Department of Human ServicesGarfield County Department of Human Services
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 Court, Durango - La Plata County Department of Human ServicesLa Plata County Department of Human 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 CountyEagle County Department of Human ServicesEagle County Department of Human Services
Adult Protective Services - Logan County Department of Social ServicesAssists adults who are at risk of abuse, neglect, or exploitation. These are adults who, due to age or disability, are unable to protect themselves and have no one else who can protect them. The Adult Protection Unit responds when they receive an oral or written report of at-risk adult mistreatment or neglect. They then decide whether or not to open an investigation.Logan CountyLogan County - Department of Social ServicesLogan County - Department of Human Services
Archuleta County Department of Human ServicesArchuleta County Department of Human Services is the main entry point for many federal, state, and local government assistance programs. Those applying for services must qualify through each of the programs qualification guidelines. Archuleta CountyArchuleta County Department of Human ServicesArchuleta County Department of Human Services
Delta County Department of Human ServicesHuman service programsDelta County560 Dodge Street, Delta - Delta County Department of Human ServicesDelta County Department of Human Services
Dolores County Department of Social ServicesDolores County Department of Social Services is available to individuals and families in need of government assistance programs. These programs may include: - Colorado Child Care Assistance Program - Child Support Enforcement - Colorado Works / Temporary Aid to Needy Families - Food Assistance - Medicaid - Old Age Pension (OAP) - Aid to the Needy Disabled (AND) - Aid to the Blind (AB) - Adult Protective Services - Child Protective Services - LEAP (Low-Income Energy Assistance Program) Please contact office staff regarding any additional programs offered.Dolores County409 N. Main Street, Dove Creek - Dolores County Department of Social ServicesDolores 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 CountyLake County Human ServicesLake County Human Services
Montezuma County Department of Social ServicesThe following programs are available for families and individuals: - Aid to the Needy Disabled (AND) - Aid to the Blind (AB) - Child Health Plan Plus (CHP+) - Colorado Works (TANF) - Colorado Child Care Assistance Program (CCCAP) - Medicaid - Food Stamps (SNAP) - Old Age Pension (OAP) - Low-Income Energy Assistance Program (LEAP)Montezuma County109 W. Main St. Cortez - Montezuma County Department of Social ServicesMontezuma County Department of Social 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 Street, Silverton - San Juan County Social ServicesSan Juan County Department of Social Services
Social Service Programs (South West Weld) - Department of Human Services (Weld)The Weld County Department of Human Services in El-Camino is responsible for administering several types of programs for the citizens of Southwest Weld County. They offer assistance programs such as-Weld CountyDepartment of Human Services (Weld) South West)Department of Human Services (Weld)
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 South 2nd Street, Montrose (West End) - Montrose County Health and Human ServicesMontrose County Health and Human Services

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