Luzerne-Wyoming Counties Mental Health and Developmental Services
Adult Protective Services - Luzerne Wyoming Counties MHDS Services
Provides for the protection of abused, neglected, exploited or abandoned adults residents of this Commonwealth between 18 and 59 years of age who have a physical or mental impairment that substantially limits one or more major life activities.
Reporting requirements are such that an administrator or employee who has reasonable cause to suspect that a recipient is a victim of abuse, neglect, exploitation or abandonment will immediately make an oral report to the statewide Protections Services Hotline by calling 1-800-490-8505.
Please note that this hotline should be for reporting abuse, neglect, exploitation and abandonment only. Questions regarding specific abuse allegations or to file a claim, please contact RA-PWAPSQuestions@pa.gov or call 717-736-7116.
111 N Pennsylvania Avenue
Suite 200
Wilkes Barre, PA 18701
Hours: Monday - Friday 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., 24 hour reporting hotline.
Phone/FAX Numbers
  • (570) 825-9441 Main
  • (800) 816-1880 Toll-Free
Email Address: mhdslw@mhdslw.org
Intake Procedure: Call hotline 1-800-490-8505 to report abuse, neglect, exploitation and abandonment only. Questions regarding specific abuse allegations or to file a claim, please contact RA-PWAPSQuestions@pa.gov or call 717-736-7116.
Service Contact: Eugenia A. Galli, Developmental Services Program Specialist, 570-831-7279, gina.galli@luzernecounty.org
Services:
  • Adult Protective Services
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Luzerne-Wyoming Counties Mental Health and Developmental Services
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