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Job and Family Services, Defiance County

6879 Evansport Road, Ste A
Defiance, Ohio 43512
419-782-3881 or (800) 342-0160
Service Categories: Victim Assistance, Victim Services
Serving: Defiance County

To Report Suspected Elder Abuse, Neglect or Exploitation

Emergency Assistance - 911

Call: 419-782-3881 press 1

Hours: Mon-Thur, 7 am-4:30 pm

After Hours: Defiance Co. Sheriff Dept 419-784-1155

Part of Defiance/Paulding Consolidated Job and Family Services
6879 Evansport Road, Ste A, Defiance, OH 43512, Phone 419 782 3881

Ohioans can now report suspected elder abuse, neglect or exploitation using Ohio’s new online form at https://aps.jfs.ohio.gov/   Mandated reporters are encouraged to use the form in non-emergency situations to help keep the statewide referral line open.
Statewide referral line (855) 644-6277 (855-OHIO-APS)  24/7.
County Departments of Job and Family Services are mandated to investigate and evaluate all reports of suspected abuse, neglect, and exploitation of vulnerable adults age 60 and over.