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Call the Aging and Disability Resource Center (ADRC) if you have a concern about possible abuse, neglect or financial exploitation of a vulnerable adult. The ADRC can be reached at 1-800-223-9074.
For Delaware Relay services, dial 711.
Be on the lookout for abuse of vulnerable adults!
Have you seen physical signs of abuse, such as:
Cuts, wounds, black and blue marks, bruises, or welts
Appearing dirty, unshaven, smelly
Untreated medical condition
Have you seen behavioral signs of abuse, such as:
Fear, helplessness, shame
Have you seen social signs of abuse, such as:
Isolated, little outside contact
Violence or drug abuse
Unable to speak freely
Have you seen financial signs of abuse, such as:
Unusual bank account activity
Change in spending habits
Signature on checks do not match
If you notice these signs, call 1-800-223-9074. For Delaware Relay services, dial 711.