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Mission

The mission of the Division of Senior and Adult Services is to empower seniors and adults with disabilities to age successfully by providing resources and support that preserve their independence.

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Mandated Reporters


More professionals have been added to the list of mandated reporters of elder abuse. The additions include an expanded list of medical and financial workers who may come into contact with older victims. Below is the complete list of Ohio mandated reporters with new additions noted in red.

  • Attorneys 
  • Physicians 
  • Osteopaths 
  • Podiatrists 
  • Chiropractors 
  • Dentists 
  • RNs and LPNs
  • Psychologists 
  • Social Workers
  • Professional Counselors
  • Marriage and family therapists 
  • Ambulance drivers
  • Emergency technicians/paramedics
  • Building/Housing inspectors
  • Peace officers
  • Coroners
  • Clergy
  • CPAs

  • Pharmacists
  • Dialysis technicians
  • Home health agency employees
  • Outpatient health facility employees
  • Hospital employees
  • Nursing home employees
  • Residential care facility employees
  • Health department employees
  • Mental health agency employees
  • County humane society employees
  • Firefighters
  • Real Estate Brokers
  • Notary Publics
  • Bank, Savings & Loan, Credit Union Employees
  • Investment Advisors
  • Financial Planners
  • Senior service providers

How to Report: Adult Protective Services

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