Adult Protective Intervention/Investigation

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    Taxonomy Code: PH-6500.0500-050

    Programs that investigate and intervene on behalf of adults who are unable to act on their own behalf, 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. Services may include removal of the individual to safer surroundings, authorization for medical treatment and other available services necessary to remove the conditions which have created a threat to life. Included are programs that receive reports of and investigate elder abuse involving noninstitutionalized adults.

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    Service NameDescriptionLocationProgramAgency
    Adult and Child Protection - Grand County Department of Social ServicesGovernment Social Services Agency that provides programs and assistance to the people of Grand County. Specifically Child Protection that assists children in danger or neglect and Adult Protection that assists seniors and disabled individuals with dangers and neglect.Grand CountyGrand County Department of Social ServicesGrand County Department of Social Services
    Adult and Child Protection Jackson County - Jackson County Social ServicesAdult Protection services designed to intervene with or on the behalf of at-risk adults to correct or alleviate situations in which actual or imminent danger of abuse, neglect or exploitation exists. Child Protection is for children whose physical, mental or emotional well being is threatened by actions or omissions of parents, legal guardians or custodians, or other certified persons responsible for care.Jackson CountyJackson County Social ServicesJackson County Social Services
    Adult Protection - Phillips County Department of Social ServicesReports of mistreatment, exploitation, and or self-neglect of at-risk adults who, due to age or disability, are unable to protect themselves and have no one else who can protect them. Determines the need for an investigation or assessment and if needed, investigates cases involving: - abuse - neglect - exploitation - case management/monitoring - guardianships - representative payees - money management - education and advocacy In addition, provides special services to "at risk" adults who are at risk of abuse, neglect or exploitation using community based services and resources, health care services, family and friends when appropriate, and other support systems.Phillips CountyPhillips County - Department of Social ServicesPhillips County - Department of Social Services
    Adult Protection - Rio Blanco County Department of Social ServicesThis program is designed to intervene with or on the behalf of at-risk adults to correct or alleviate situations in which actual or imminent danger of abuse, neglect, or exploitation exits and to utilize support systems to provide continuing safety from the incidents of abuse, neglect, or exploitation.Rio Blanco CountyRio Blanco County Department of Social ServicesRio Blanco County Department of Social Services
    Adult Protection - Routt County Department of Human ServicesThis is a program to protect adults who are at-risk and are unable to protect their own interests. The Adult Protective Services Program is designed to intervene in situations where there is danger of abuse, neglect, or exploitation of at-risk adults. If necessary, a plan will be developed to utilize support systems in the community to provide continuing safety for the at-risk adults in question. Anyone who is concerned about an at-risk adult and makes a report in good faith will be immune from any civil or criminal liability from making the report, giving court testimony or participating in making the report.Routt CountyRoutt County Department of Human ServicesRoutt County Department of Human Services
    Adult Protection - Sedgwick County - Department of Human ServicesResponds to oral or written reports of at risk adult mistreatment and/or neglect. Reports are screened to determine whether the adult meets the definition of an at risk adult and that the allegations involve mistreatment and/or neglect. These are adults who, due to age or disability, are unable to protect themselves and have no one else who can protect them. If the criteria is met a case will be opened. Also provides special services to "at risk" adults who are at risk of abuse, neglect or exploitation.Sedgwick CountySedgwick County - Department of Human ServicesSedgwick County - Department of Human Services
    Adult Protection Services (900 Jefferson Pkwy) - Jefferson County Human ServicesProvides assistance to at risk adults age 18 and older who are at risk of abuse, neglect, or exploitation. Services include receiving and investigating reports of mistreatment or self-neglect, providing information and referrals and case management.Jefferson County900 Jefferson Cty Pkwy - Jefferson County Human ServicesJefferson County Human Services
    Adult Protection Services (Boulder Office) - Boulder County Housing and Human ServicesBoulder County Adult Protective Services investigates reports of abuse, neglect - including self-neglect, or financial exploitation of at-risk adults who are unable to protect themselves due to a physical or mental limitation. Services may include: - Case Coordination - Short-Term Case Management - Guardianship or Representative Payee - Information and ReferralBoulder CountyBoulder Office - Boulder County Housing and Human ServicesBoulder County Housing and Human Services
    Adult Protection - Washington County Department of Social ServicesWashington County - Department of Social ServicesResponds to oral or written reports of at-risk adult mistreatment and/or neglect. Screens reports to determine whether the adult meets the definition of an at-risk adult and that the allegations involve mistreatment and/or neglect and opens the case for further investigation if warranted. Also provides special services to "at risk" 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.Washington CountyWashington County - Department of Social ServicesWashington County - Department of Social Services
    Adult Protection - Yuma County - Department of Social ServicesResponds to oral or written reports of at risk adult mistreatment and/or neglect and screens those reports to determine whether the adult meets the definition of an at risk adult and that the allegations involve mistreatment and/or neglect. "At-risk adults" are adults who, due to age or disability, are unable to protect themselves and have no one else who can protect them. If the criteria is met a case for further investigation will be opened. Also provides special services for those deemed to be at risk adults.Yuma CountyYuma County - Department of Social ServicesYuma County - Department of Social Services
    Adult Protective Service (APS)The APS Program offers protective services to prevent, reduce, or eliminate the current or potential risk of mistreatment or self-neglect to the at-risk adult using community based services and resources, health care services, family and friends when appropriate, and other support systems. The APS Program refers possible criminal activities to law enforcement and/or the district attorney for criminal investigation and possible prosecution. Types of Abuse: *Physical *Sexual *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. Delta CountyDelta County Department of Human ServicesDelta County Department of Human Services
    Adult Protective Service (APS)The APS Program offers protective services to prevent, reduce, or eliminate the current or potential risk of mistreatment or self-neglect to the at-risk adult using community based services and resources, health care services, family and friends when appropriate, and other support systems. The APS Program refers possible criminal activities to law enforcement and/or the district attorney for criminal investigation and possible prosecution. Types of Abuse: *Physical *Sexual *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. Mesa CountyMesa County Department of Human ServicesMesa County Department of Human Services
    Adult Protective Services (7190 Colorado Blvd) - Adams County Human Services DepartmentProtects 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.Adams County7190 Colorado Blvd - Adams County Human Services DepartmentAdams County Human Services Department
    Adult Protective Services - Arapahoe County Department of Human ServicesServes vulnerable adults age who are victims or at-risk of abuse, neglect, self-neglect or financial exploitation. Includes adults who are frail, elderly, suffering from dementia or cognitive impairments, have physical impairments or developmental disabilities or other concerns.Arapahoe CountyArapahoe County Department of Human Services (DHS)Arapahoe County Department of Human Services (DHS)
    Adult Protective Services - Area Agency on Aging (Weld)The purpose of Weld County Adult Protective Services is to support and protect at-risk adults from self-neglect or mistreatment by investigating allegations, advocating for clients and when needed, arranging for services to stop or prevent harm by using the least restrictive intervention and respecting self-determination. Adult Protective Services (APS) provides protection for at-risk adults by investigating allegations of abuse, exploitation, caretaker neglect and self neglect. •When appropriate, APS can assist the at-risk adult to arrange for services. An at-risk adult is anyone age 18 or older who is unable to meet their own basic needs or arrange services to meet their basic needs without assistance due to a physical or mental condition. The Screening Department is responsible for taking reports of alleged child abuse and neglect, as well as allegations of at-risk adult abuse and neglect. Weld CountyArea Agency on Aging (Weld)Area Agency on Aging (Weld)
    Adult Protective Services (Castleton Ct) - Douglas County Department of Human ServicesProvides protection services to at-risk adults, age 18 and older who, due to age or disability, are unable to protect themselves and have no one to advocate on their behalf.Douglas CountyCastleton Ct - Douglas County Department of Human ServicesDouglas County Department of Human Services
    Adult Protective Services - Denver Human Services (DHS)Voluntary services are provided to at-risk adults. Services include investigations of allegations of abuse, assessment, case planning, and coordination of services with other community services to provide the least restrictive setting for adults at risk. A competent adult has the right to refuse protective services.Denver CountyDenver Human Services (DHS)Denver Human Services (DHS)
    Adult Protective Services - Elbert County Department of Health and Human ServicesReceives reports and provides intervention on behalf of at-risk adults over age 18 in situations in which actual or imminent danger of abuse, neglect, or exploitation exists. Elbert CountyElbert County Department of Health and Human ServicesElbert County Department of Health and Human Services
    Adult Protective Services - Gilpin County Department of Human ServicesInvestigation and intervention is provided in cases of suspected abuse, neglect, or exploitation of seniors and persons with disabilities in Gilpin County. Reporting information is kept confidential.Gilpin CountyGilpin County Department of Human ServicesGilpin County Department of Human Services
    Adult Protective Services - Larimer County Department of Human ServicesResponds to reports of the mistreatment, exploitation and neglect of at risk adults who are, due to age or disability, unable to advocate for themselves. Services include risk assessment, crisis resolution, individual and family education around protective issues, referral to and coordination with service providers, financial management, guardianships and conservatorships, placement and care coordination. The identities of reporters are kept confidential. Adult Protection Service intervention is voluntary, client must agree to services.Larimer CountyLarimer County Department of Human Services - Larimer County Department of Human ServicesLarimer County Department of Human Services
    Adult Protective Services (Main Office) - Broomfield Health and Human Services DepartmentThe Adult Protective Services (APS) Program is designed to intervene with or on behalf of at-risk adults to correct or alleviate situations in which actual or imminent danger of mistreatment or self-neglect exists, and to utilize support systems to provide continuing safety from the incident(s) of mistreatment and/or self-neglect. A hotline is also available 24 hours/7 days a week to report any possible cases of mistreatment or neglect.Broomfield CountyMain Office - Broomfield Health and Human Services DepartmentBroomfield Health and Human Services Department
    Adult Protective Services (Peak One Drive) - Summit County Department of Health and Human ServicesProvides protective services (and referrals to community services) to adults who cannot protect or care for themselves.Summit CountyPeak One Drive - Summit County Department of Health and Human ServicesSummit County Department of Health and Human Services
    Child/Adult Protective Services - Baca County Department of Social ServicesAddresses children, adolescents, and adults at risk of abuse, neglect, or exploitation, as well as adolescents in serious conflict with their family or community.Baca CountyPublic Assistance Programs - Baca County Department of Social ServicesBaca County Department of Social Services
    Child and Adult Protective Services - Moffat County Department of Social ServicesCasework and protective services are provided by the Moffat County Department of Social Services to adults who may be abused, exploited or neglected; children who are abused and/or neglected; children who need a permanent home; adoptive studies and foster home studies.Moffat CountyMoffat County Department of Social ServicesMoffat County Department of Social Services
    Gunnison County Department of Health & Human ServicesOur family and adult programs assist individuals in reaching their maximum potential of self-sufficiency by providing temporary and appropriate supportive services. Human Services may include: -Health Coverage -Food Assistance -Family and Children Services -Financial Assistance -Education and Skill Building -Elder Services -Other services may be available, contact for details Health Services may include -Immunizations -Vital records -Family Planning -Emergency preparedness -Nurse Family Partnership -WIC (Women, Infant, and Children Nutritional program) -Other services may be available, contact for detailsGunnison CountyGunnison County Department of Health & Human ServicesGunnison County Health & Human Services

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