Adult Protective Services

Brief Description: 
County agency responsible for welfare of vulnerable dependent adults
Summary: 

Adult Protective Services (APS) is dedicated to protecting the elderly, 65 years and older, and dependent adults between the ages of 18-64 who have physical or mental limitations that restrict their ability to carry out normal activities or to protect their rights.

The overall goal of Adult Protective Services, is to alleviate danger to the life, health or safety of elderly or dependent adults.

Address: 
Human Services Department (Santa Cruz)
1400 Emeline Ave. K
Santa Cruz, CA 95060
Phone: (831) 454-4101
Human Services Department (Watsonville)
12 W. Beach Street
Watsonville, CA 95076
Phone: (831) 763-8800
Hours: 
24 hours
Restrictions: 

Limited to the elderly, 65 years and older, and dependent adults between the ages of 18-64 who have physical or mental limitations that restrict their ability to carry out normal activities or to protect their rights.

Tags: 
Elderly
Keywords: 
elderly, protective services