San Joaquin County Department of Aging and Community Services

Adult Protective Services

(209) 468-3780
(888) 800-4800
(209) 468-2202
(209) 468-0599

Persons over 60 years or any person between the ages of 18-59 years of age, who resides in California and who has physical or mental limitations that restrict his or her ability to carry out normal activities or to protect his or her rights, including, but not limited to, persons who have physical or developmental disabilities, or whose physical or mental abilities have diminished because of age, including any person between the ages of 18-64 years old who is admitted as an inpatient to a 24-hour health facility.


Adult Protective Services provides investigation, resources and support to prevent or remedy danger to dependent adults and seniors who are unable to protect their own interests. Services are provided only upon permission of the client. Services are coordinated with law enforcement, mental health and other community agencies.

Staff investigate allegations of physical abuse, financial exploitation, mental suffering, fear, neglect by caretakers, self-neglect, abandonment, mental incompetence, lack of necessary food, clothing, shelter, and an inability to take advantage of benefits.

Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Emergency Hotline: 24-hours per day, 7 days per week.
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Main Location
102 South San Joaquin Street
4th Floor
Stockton, CA  95202
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