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Job and Family Services, Guernsey County

324 Highland Ave
Cambridge, Ohio 43725
740-432-2381 or 800-307-8422
Service Categories: Victim Assistance, Victim Services
Serving: Guernsey County

To Report Suspected Elder Abuse, Neglect or Exploitation

Emergency Assistance - Dial 911

Call: 740-432-2381 or 1-800-307-8422 press 0

Agency Hours: Monday-Friday 7:30 am to 4:30 pm

After Hours: Guernsey County Sheriff 740-439-4455

A report should include the name, address, and approximate age of the adult, the name and address of the adult's caregiver, the nature and extent of the suspected abuse, neglect, or exploitation, and what makes you believe it has occurred.

Website: http://www.guernseycountyjfs.org/AdultProtectiveServices.aspx

Email: guernsey_info@jfs.ohio.gov

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.