To Report Suspected Elder Abuse, Neglect or Exploitation
Emergency Assistance - Dial 911
24-hour abuse hotline: 740-392-KIDS (5437)
Office Hours: Monday thru Friday, 7:30 am to 4:30 pm
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.