ADULT PROTECTIVE SERVICES - COUNTY OF NEVADA - NCAS

NEVADA COUNTY ADULT SERVICES


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  • 950 Maidu Ave
    Nevada City, Nevada
local_phone
  • Fax
    530-274-3264
  • Toll-Free
    888-339-7248
  • Hot-Line
    APS 24 hr. Emergency Response
    530-265-1217
  • Business Line
    530-265-1639

Provides a support system to elderly and dependent adults who may be subject to neglect, physical abuse or exploitation, or who are unable to protect their own best interests. 

Conducts timely and thorough investigations to determine the validity of allegations of abuse, neglect, and exploitation. Investigates reports made on individuals who live outside of licensed homes or facilities. Offers comprehensive assessments and identification of root causes to achieve a thorough understanding of overall situations. Creates comprehensive service plans which may include referrals to other community agencies and provides preventive and supportive services in an effort to prevent abuse, neglect, and/or exploitation against elderly persons and adults with disabilities.