Allegheny County DHS - Older Adult Protective Services

Area Agency on Aging

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United Way of Allegheny County
General Information
Description of ServiceInvestigates reports of abuse, neglect (including self-neglect), abandonment and financial exploitation involving adults age 60 and over. Provides assistance to alleviate the risk of harm. Concerns may be reported anonymously. Abuse reports can be made 24/7 whether the person lives in the community or in a care facility such as a nursing home.
Geographical AreaAllegheny
Intake ProcedureIndividuals who want to report suspected abuse or neglect of a person over the age of 60 should call
Client Information
Age GroupSenior Citizens
EligibilityAdults age 60 years of age or older who may be victims of abuse, exploitation, or neglect. Anyone can report suspected abuse
Hours of Operation 24/7
Contact Information
Physical Site Address 1 2100 Wharton Street
Physical Site Address 2 Birmingham Towers, Second Floor
Physical Site City, State, Zip Pittsburgh, PA 15203
Main Phone 412-350-4234
Hotline Phone 800-490-8505 Statewide Protective Services Hotline
Other Phone 412-350-5460 - SeniorLine
Fax 412-350-4206
Web Address
Additional Information
Twitter Address@ACDHS
Update User ID241848
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Allegheny County Department of Human Services
Affiliated Program: Area Agency on Aging
This Service: Allegheny County DHS - Older Adult Protective Services
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Adult Protective Services (PH-6500.0500)
Adult Residential Facility Complaints (DD-1500.0080)
Elder/Dependent Adult Abuse Reporting (PH-6500.0500-180)
Nursing Facility Complaints (DD-1500.4280-600)