Protective Services

ADULT PROTECTIVE SERVICES

 
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2-1-1 Northeast Region 2-1-1 Northeast Region
General Information
Description of ServiceThe Adult Protective Services unit investigates reports of adult abuse or exploitation. Protective services are provided to adults who are at risk of harm and who have no one else to protect or assist them. Financial management and homemaking are also components of this service.
LocationWashington
Geographical AreaWashington County
Public TransportationCall for details
Facility/ADA AccessHandicapped Accessible
Intake ProcedureCall 518-746-2300; To report suspected adult abuse or neglect, call 518-746-2342
To report adult abuse, call (within New York State only): 1-844-697-3505
Intake RequirementsCall for details
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish, Translation Line (available if needed)
EligibilityNo requirements
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesNone/Not Applicable
 
Specific Hours: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
 
Contact Information
 
Physical Site Address 1 383 Broadway
Physical Site Address 2 Municipal Center Building B
Physical Site City, State, Zip Fort Edward, NY 12828
Main Phone 518-746-2300 Administrative
Hotline Phone 888-208-4485 Toll Free: Child Support Helpline
Emergency/After Hours Phone 518-746-2142 After Hours: Emergency Services
Web Address www.co.washington.ny.us/Departments/Dss/dss.htm
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: WASHINGTON COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES (DSS)
Affiliated Program: ADULT PROTECTIVE SERVICES
This Service: Protective Services
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Adult Protective Services (PH-6500.0500)
Elder/Dependent Adult Abuse Reporting (PH-6500.0500-180)