Pennsylvania Department of Aging
Pennsylvania Department of Aging - Elder Abuse Hotline
Abuse reports can be made on behalf of an older adult whether the person lives in their home or in a care facility such as a nursing facility, personal care home, hospital, etc. The reporters may remain anonymous and have legal protection from retaliation, discrimination and civil or criminal prosecution.
Common signs and symptoms of abuse may include:
• Isolation
• Weight loss
• Bruises or broken bones
• Increased confusion
• Unusual withdrawals from any account
• Signing over one’s home to another
555 Walnut Street
Fifth Floor
Harrisburg, PA 17101
Eligibility: Older adults or any person who believes that an older adult is being abused, neglected, exploited or abandoned
Hours: 24/7
Phone/FAX Numbers
  • (717) 783-1550 Main
  • (800) 490-8505 Hotline
  • (717) 783-6842 Fax
  • (800) 490-8505 Hotline for Reporting Elder Abuse
Email Address: aging@pa.gov
Intake Procedure: Call for information
Fee Amounts: None
Facility/ADA access: N/A
Languages Spoken: English
Service Contact: 800-490-8505
Services:
  • Adult Protective Services
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Pennsylvania Department of Aging
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