Adult Protective Services

Adult Protective Services are services that help vulnerable adults age 60 and older who are in danger of harm, are unable to protect themselves, or may have no one to assist them.

APS will investigate any report of alledged abuse, neglect, self neglect or expoiltation of any Washington County resident, age 60 or older who resides in an independent living arrangement. The arrangements included but are not limited to, a private home, apartment, trailer, or an adult care facility license pursuant to section 5119.70 ORC.

If you have knowledge of or suspect any form of abuse please email our Social Services Dept or call us at (740) 373-5513 or (740)-236-7095 for after hour emergencies and ask to speak with a Social Services worker.