Washington County Department of Social Services, Adult Protective Services
www.maryland.gov
Resource Details
Alternate Name Washington County DSS, Adult Protective Services
Description ABUSE INVESTIGATIONS: Investigates reports of abuse, neglect or exploitation of vulnerable adults and arranges for services to remedy the situation. Risk factors are identified and service plans developed to prevent further risk of harm to the adult.

DEFINITION OF ABUSE: Abuse is any physical injury sustained by cruel or inhumane treatment as a result of a malicious act by another person. Neglect is willful deprivation of food, clothing, medical treatment, rehabilitative therapy, shelter, supervision or daily hygiene or grooming needs. Exploitation is the misuse of a vulnerable adult, their money or property.
 
Defined coverage areas:
Maryland - Washington County
 
Hours of operation:
Mon: 8AM 4:30PM
Tue: 8AM 4:30PM
Wed: 8AM 4:30PM
Thu: 8AM 4:30PM
Fri: 8AM 4:30PM
Program
Eligibility Vulnerable adults suspected of being abused, neglected or exploited.
Languages Offered Accommodations possible.
Program Fees None.
Application Process Call for information or to report abuse.
Documents Required None.
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Washington County Department of Social Services, In-Home Aide Services
Washington County Department of Social Services, Social Services to Adults
Washington County Department of Social Services, Child Support Administration
Washington County Department of Social Services, Temporary Cash Assistance
Washington County Department of Social Services, Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program
Washington County Department of Social Services, Medical Assistance
Washington County Department of Social Services, Families with Children
Dads Connection


Contact Information
Fax Number 240-420-2188
Intake 24/7 1-800-917-7383
Main Contact Name Jessica Moreland
Main Contact Title Intake Worker
Main Contact Phone 240-420-2155
Main Contact Email Address jessica.moreland@maryland.gov
Director or Senior Administrator Name Kathryn Boyd-Mansfield
Director or Senior Administrator Title Program Manager
Director or Senior Administrator Phone 240-420-2170
Director or Senior Administrator Email Address kathryn.mansfield@maryland.gov
Sites offering this Program 122 North Potomac Street