Seeley Swan Pathfinder -

By Linda Howard
Resource Specialist, Seeley-Swan Resource Center 

What is Adult Protective Services (APS)?

A Note from Linda

 

December 5, 2019

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Linda Howard Resource Specialist, Seeley-Swan Resource Center, 406-541-7688

During the holiday season of joyous celebrations with family and friends it is important for us to continue to be mindful of the older adults and those with disabilities in our community. We should ask ourselves the question - "How are they really doing?" If we are concerned with their welfare, each of us has the obligation to alert Adult Protective Services about the situation.

APS are provided to person's age 60 years or older or to physically or mentally disabled adults and adults with intellectual disabilities age 18 and older who are at risk of abuse, sexual abuse, neglect or exploita...



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