Elder Rights & Protection

Ombudsman
Specially trained staff and volunteers investigate and attempt to resolve complaints by, or on behalf of, people receiving Long Term Care Services.

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Learn more by visiting the Ombudsman page.

Protective Services
Specially trained staff investigate reports of abuse, neglect, exploitation or abandonment of adults age 60 or older.  This service is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. 

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Learn more by visiting the Protective Services page.

Overnight Shelter
Provides emergency overnight shelter for older adults who have no where else to stay.

Guardianship
Specially trained staff evaluate consumers regarding the appropriateness and degree of guardianship needed, secure and manage such relationships as appropriate.

Emergency Preparedness & Response
Information and assistance regarding preparing for, and responding to, events from extreme weather conditions to man-made disasters.