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Job and Family Services, Lake County

177 Main Street
Painesville, Ohio 44077
(440) 350-4000 or (440) 918-4000
Service Categories: Victim Assistance, Victim Services
Serving: Lake County

To Report Suspected Elder Abuse, Neglect or Exploitation

Emergency Assistance - Dial 911

Call: (440) 350-4000 Press Option 1

Hours: Monday through Friday from 8:00 am to 4:30 pm

Reports will be kept confidential. Anonymous reports are accepted.


Ohioans can now report suspected elder abuse, neglect or exploitation using Ohio’s new online form at   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.