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Job and Family Services, Wayne County

356 West North Street, P.O. Box 76
Wooster, Ohio 44691-0076

Service Categories: Victim Assistance, Victim Services
Serving: Wayne County

To Report Suspected Elder Abuse, Neglect or Exploitation

Emergency Assistance - Dial 911

Call: 330-287-5865

Agency hours: Monday-Friday, 7:30 am – 4:30 pm


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.