The primary function of Adult Protective Services is to conduct investigations on referrals of abuse, neglect, and exploitation of vulnerable, disabled adults and elder persons.

Who is Reportable? NOTE: who can be reported is only the “top of the funnel.” What actually happens to or for that individual depends on other factors such as competence, present risk, available supports and funding.

Types of Abuse Adult Protective Services Investigates:

Self-neglect, physical, emotional abuse and financial exploitation.

What is reportable?How to make a referral:

Brown County APS Intake Line, 920-448-7885
After Hours: Crisis Center, 920-436-8888
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