Adult Protective Services

This program provides emergency interventions and on-going services to protect adults from abuse, neglect, or exploitation.

How to Report Abuse

Adult abuse, neglect, or exploitation can be reported by calling (209) 385-3105.

Long-term Care Ombudsman (AAA)

This service provides advocacy and protection for residents of skilled nursing facilities and residential care facilities for the elderly.

Certification of Out-of-Home Care for Adults

To receive certification an adult who has disabilities must meet the following criteria:
  • Eligible adult must qualify for additional cash assistance to pay for care provided to the dependent adult in that home
  • Must be residing in an appropriate home
  • Must qualify for low income Social Security benefits