Adult Protective Services (APS)
 
Contact Information
609-341-5567
e-mail

Division of Aging and Community Services
Department of Health
P.O. Box 807
Trenton, NJ 08625-0807
Web site
 
Hours of Service
8:30a.m. to 4:30p.m. (after hours contact numbers available
 
How to Apply

21 county provider agencies (see list under Further Information)
8:30a.m. to 4:30p.m. (after hours contact numbers available)
1 800 792-8820 (Division I&R number)

 
Parent Organization
Department of Health, Division of Aging & Community Services
P.O. Box 807
Trenton, NJ 08625-0807
Web site


Crisis intervention for vulnerable adults residing in the community
 
Program Description
Adult Protective Services (APS) investigates reports of suspected abuse, neglect, and exploitation of vulnerable adults living in the community. Reports may be made by anyone. When a report is received, APS investigates. If the report is confirmed and the person is willing to accept help, APS will identify and put in place, services that can help the vulnerable person. 
 
Fees
 

Eligibility

General Requirements:
 
Income Requirements:
None
 
Areas Served
Statewide
 
Language Translation Services
Translators used when necessary.
 
Further Information
 

Adult Protective Services - Provider Agencies

 

Atlantic
Atlantic County Division of Intergenerational Services

Shoreview Building, Room 210
101 South Shore Road
Northfield, NJ 08225
Phone: 609-645-5965
After Hrs: 1-888-426-9243 or 911


Bergen 
Bergen County Board of Social Services

216 Route 17 North
Rochelle Park, NJ 07662
Phone: 201-368-4300
After Hrs: 1-800-624-0275



Burlington 
Burlington County Board of Social Services

Human Services Facility
795 Woodlane Road
Mount Holly, NJ 08060
Phone: 609-518-4793
After Hrs: 911


Camden 
Camden County Board of Social Services

600 Market Street, Lower Level
Camden, NJ 08102
Phone: 856-225-8191
After Hrs: 211


Cape May
Cape May County Board of Social Services

4005 Route 9 South
Rio Grande, NJ 08242
Phone: 609-886-6200 Ext. 370
After Hrs: contact local police or 911


Cumberland 
Cumberland County Office on Aging and Disabled

Administration Building
800 East Commerce Street
Bridgeton, NJ 08302
Phone: 856-453-2223


Essex
FOCUS, Hispanic Center for Human Dev., Inc.

441-443 Broad St.
Newark, NJ 07102
Phone: 973-624-2528 x 134
After Hrs: 911, local police, first aid or hospital


Gloucester 
Gloucester County Board of Social Services

400 Hollydell Drive
Sewell, NJ 08080
Phone: 856-582-9200, 856-256-2101, 856-256-2267
After Hrs: 1-800-648-0132


Hudson 
Hudson County Protective Services, Inc.

6020 Hudson Avenue
West New York, NJ 07093
Phone: 201-537-5631


Hunterdon 
Hunterdon County Department of Human Services

Division of Social Service
P.O. Box 2900
Flemington, NJ 08822-2900
Phone: 908-788-1253
After Hrs: 908-782-HELP or 908-735-HELP


Mercer 
Mercer County Board of Social Services

200 Woolverton Street
Trenton, NJ 08650
Phone: 609-989-4346
After Hrs: 911


Middlesex 
Middlesex County Board of Social Services

P.O. Box 509
New Brunswick, NJ 08903
Phone: 732-745-3635
After Hrs: 911 or local police


Monmouth
Family and Children Services of Monmouth County

191 Bath Ave.
Long Branch, NJ 07740
Phone: 732-531-9191
After Hrs: 732-531-9191


Morris
Morris County Aging, Disabilities and Veterans

P.O. Box 900
Morristown, NJ 07963-0900
Phone: 973-326-7282
After Hrs: 911 or sheriff's comm. ctr. at 973-285-2900


Ocean 
Ocean County Board of Social Services

1027 Hooper Avenue
P.O. Box 547
Toms River, NJ 08754
Phone: 732-286-5819, 732-286-5933, 732-286-5929
After Hrs: 732-240-6100, 609-693-5834


Passaic 
Passaic County Board of Social Services

80 Hamilton Street
Paterson, NJ 07505-2057
Phone: 973-881-2616
After Hrs: 973-345-2676


Salem 
Salem County Office on Aging

98 Market Street
Salem, NJ 08079
Phone: 856-339-8622
After Hrs: call 911


Somerset 
Somerset County Board of Social Services

73 East High Street
Somerville, NJ 08875-1144
Phone: 908-526-8800
After Hrs: 1-800-287-3607


Sussex 
Sussex County Division of Social Services

P.O. Box 218
83 Spring Street
Newton, NJ 07860
Phone: 973-383-3600 Ext. 5170, 973-383-3600 Ext. 5150
Afer Hrs: 911 or local police


Union 
Catholic Community Services

505 South Avenue E
Cranford, NJ 07016
Phone: 908-497-3902
After Hrs: 911 or local police


Warren 
Warren County Division of Senior Services

165 County Route 519 South
Belvidere, NJ 07823
Phone: 908-475-6591
After Hrs: 911 or local police


 
Program Web Site Address
http://www.state.nj.us/health/senior/aps.shtml