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Job and Family Services, Stark County

221 3rd St SE
Canton, Ohio 44702-1293
330-451-8998 (Office Hours)
Service Categories: Victim Assistance, Victim Services
Serving: Stark County

To Report Suspected Elder Abuse, Neglect or Exploitation

Emergency Assistance - Dial 911

Call: 330-451-8998. Available 24 hours a day, seven days a week

What to Report: Your name and phone number if you are comfortable doing so (anonymous reports are also accepted), Name, address and phone number of the person who is or who you think maybe a victim of abuse, Why you think the older adult may be or is at risk

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.