Step 1 – Call
Mandated Reporters must report elder and dependent adult abuse by telephone to Adult Protective Services or local law enforcement immediately or as soon as practically possible.
In case of life-threatening emergency, call 911
Call the APS reporting line - (408) 975-4900 or (800) 414-2002
Available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
Call the Long-Term Care Ombudsman for abuse that occurs in a licensed long-term care facility – (408) 944-0567