To report the abuse, neglect, self-neglect or the financial exploitation of a vulnerable adult call
240-777-3000 (24 Hour Service).
A vulnerable adult is an individual over age 18 who lacks the physical and/or mental capacity to provide for their daily needs and is at-risk in the community
You will speak with a Social Worker about your concern that a vulnerable adult is being mistreated. Your report is confidential and can be made anonymously. Any person who in good faith makes a report is immune from any civil liability.
Health practitioners, police officers, and human services workers are required to notify Adult Protective Services if they have reason to believe that a vulnerable adult has been subjected to abuse, neglect, self-neglect or financial exploitation.