Adult Protective Services (APS) is the state entity charged with investigating all reports of abuse, neglect, and/or exploitation of older persons (65+) or an adult (18+) with a disability who do not reside in long-term care facilities pursuant to the Disabled Adults and Elder Persons Protection Act, O.C.G.A. §§ 30-5-1, et seq. TYPES OF ABUSE. Report Elder Abuse. Adult Protective Services (APS) About Abuse, Neglect, and Exploitation of At-Risk Adults; Tools & Resources. Dementia Resources; Mental Health Resources; Elderly Legal Assistance Program; Caregiving; Grandparents Raising Grandchildren; Get Involved. Aging Careers in Georgia; Georgia Alzheimer's Disease & Related Dementias.
Feb 01, 2010 · Adobe Acrobat Format - 19KB. APSnewfactsheetSFY08.pdf (18.72 KB). Share This. Georgia Adult Protective Services Printer-friendly version. Adult Protective Services assist vulnerable and elder adults to stop and prevent abuse, neglect, or exploitation. Anyone can make a report about suspected abuse to the Hotline. Website.
The Department of Human Services, Division of Aging Services, supports older adults, people with disabilities, and caregivers through a variety of services, such as delivering meals to homes, providing legal assistance, and offering Medicare counseling. The division also investigates cases of abuse, neglect, and exploitation for both elder persons and adults with disabilities. 65 Adult Protective Services jobs available in Georgia on Indeed.com. Apply to Social Worker, Director of Clinical Services, Security Specialist and more!