Aging & Adult Services

Serves as a link between the national Administration on Aging and local programs, Area Agencies on Aging.

Adult Protective Services

Investigates reports of abuse, neglect and exploitation of vulnerable adults.

Reporting elder abuse in Utah is mandatory. You can describe the current situation of Physical Abuse, Emotional Abuse, Neglect, Exploitation, or Self Neglect.
Please call 911 if there is an emergency

Report by Telephone
Monday - Friday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm


Report Online 24/7

It’s fast and easy.
Click this link to use the online abuse reporting form.

Long-Term Care Ombudsman

Individuals in long-term care facilities have rights, protections and advocates.

Legal Services

Utah seniors often face complicated legal issues. Navigating Your Rights is an easy-to-read book that guides the reader through these issues.


Insurance and Employment

  • SHIIP/Medicare Fraud (SMP)

    There are many health options for Medicare recipients. Representatives can help answer your questions.
    Senior Medicare Patrol gives recipients a way to report suspected Medicare fraud.

    Learn more

  • Senior Community Service Employment Program

    On the job training and employment for those 55 and older.

    Learn more

The Utah Department of Human Services prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, gender, or religion. DHS is committed to making its programs, benefits, services, and facilities accessible in accordance with Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973.
If you believe you have been discriminated against for any of these protected categories, please send your written, oral (TTY), or electronic complaint.

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