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Below you will find an array of helpful resources pertaining to elder abuse and elder neglect.
Phoenix Ombudsman Office
The Ombudsman's office will make every reasonable effort to assist, represent, and intervene on behalf of residents in long-term care facilities.
Arizona Office of the State Long Term Care Ombudsman
The Ombudsman office provides a way for long-term care residents and their families to have complaints addressed. The primary duty of an Ombudsman is to protect the rights of long-term care residents.
The Area Agency on Aging, Region I (AAA)
The AAA is a public/nonprofit private agency designated by the State of Arizona to ensure that the Federal Older Americans Act is followed. The AAA serves as an advocate for older adults and provides information, assistance, and other services.
Adult Protective Services
Adult Protective Services (APS) exists to receive and investigate incidents of abuse, neglect, or exploitation of incapacitated or vulnerable adults, and to offer appropriate services in accordance with individual need and acceptance.
Arizona State Board of Examiners - Nursing Home Administrators and ALF Managers
The Board investigates all complaints and enforces the practice standards of the Administrators and Managers.
Phoenix Police Department
The Phoenix Police Department provides protective services to the residents of Phoenix and conducts investigations into cases of elder abuse (i.e., sexual assault, severe lacerations, burns, etc.).
Arizona Attorney General's Office
City of Phoenix Prosecutor's Office
City of Phoenix
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