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ADULT SERVICES

 

TO REPORT THE ABUSE, NEGLECT, OR EXPLOITATION OF AN ELDERLY OR DISABLED ADULT CALL 828-287-6165 DURING REGLAR BUSINESS HOURS. NIGHTS,WEEKENDS AND HOLIDAYS DIAL 828-229-7205.

 

LEARN ABOUT NORTH CAROLINA'S SILVER ALERT PROGRAM

 

A system to quickly notify the public about missing endangered adults that suffer from dementia or other cognitive impairments.

Click on this link NC Silver Alert

 

The Adult Services Unit provides a variety of social work services to elderly and disabled adults in our county including, but not limited to:

 

  • Adult Protective Services
  • Adult Day Care/Adult Day Health
  • In Home Aide Services
  • Special Assistance In Home Services
  • Foster Care for Adults - Includes monitoring, licensing/relicensing, investigations of complaints and assisting with placements in adult care homes and nursing homes
  • Services for the Blind
  • Guardianship Services

 

For information on any of our Adult Service Programs contact Amanda McGee at 828-287-6272 or amanda.mcgee@rutherfordcountync.gov

 

 

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