Abuse - Neglect of Older People

These programs provide investigation and intervention services to ensure the safety and well-being of individuals who are vulnerable to abuse, neglect and/or exploitation.

Ozaukee County Department of Human Services
Roles & Responsibilities
Adult Protective Services are for vulnerable adults who may be suffering from physical or financial abuse, or who may have become so confused that they need help in making medical or other decisions affecting their welfare. There is a voluntary reporting system and a helping network to respond to victim’s needs. Identities of those reporting are kept confidential.

Adult Protective Services Unit
121 W. Main Street
P.O. Box 994
Port Washington, WI 53074 
Ph: 262-284-8200  
Ph: 262-238-8200
Website
Email
Hours
Monday - Friday
8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.


State of Wisconsin Board on Aging and Long Term Care
Roles & Responsibilities 
The Long Term Care Ombudsman Program responds to complaints and problems of residents or recipients over the age of 60 of long term care, such as: nursing homes, community based residential facilities (group homes), and services of the Family Care program.

Ombudsman Program

1402 Pankratz Street
Suite 111
Madison, WI 53704
Ph: 800-815-0015
Website
Email
Hours
Monday - Friday
8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.