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​Adult Protective Services Media Toolkit

The Department of Human Services' (DHS) Division of Adult Protective Services (APS) developed this media toolkit designed for facilities, mandatory reporters, and community members to assist in the awareness of abuse, neglect, exploitation, and abandonment of adults ages 18 to 59 living with a disability within the commonwealth. Learn more about APS and please use these resources to help promote APS to your clients, constituents, and network.

Print Materials


APS Poster
Size: 11 x 17 inches
Color: CMYK



APS Trifold Brochure
Size: 8.5 x 11 inches
Color: CMYK

*Note: File is double-sided



APS Rack Card
Size: 3.5 x 8.5 inches
Color: CMYK
*Note: File is double-sided


APS Information Card
Size: 3.5 x 4 inches
Color: CMYK
* Note: File is double-sided


Social Media Posts

** Note: Click on thumbnail images to download at full resolution.

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Adult Pennsylvanians living with disabilities often depend on us for everyday needs, including their safety. Protect Pennsylvania’s most vulnerable from abuse, neglect, exploitation, or abandonment by caregivers. Call the Protective Services Hotline 24/7 at 1-800-490-8505 to report suspected abuse. Learn more at dhs.pa.gov/APS.    

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Thousands of adult Pennsylvanians with disabilities are abused, neglected, exploited, or abandoned each year – often by a caregiver. Know the signs of abuse and make the call to Adult Protective Services if you suspect something: 1-800-490-8505. Learn more: dhs.pa.gov/APS

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Abuse isn’t always easy to identify and can be hidden or disguised. By learning how to spot the signs of abuse of adults living with disabilities by a caregiver, you can protect those who can’t protect themselves. Learn more here: dhs.pa.gov/APS.

Suspect abuse of an adult with disabilities? Report it now! Call the Protective Services Hotline 24/7 at 1-800-490-8505.

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Abuse of adults with disabilities by a caregiver isn’t always easy to identify and can be hidden or disguised. Learn the signs of abuse and make the call to Adult Protective Services if you suspect something: 1-800-490-8505
Learn more: dhs.pa.gov/APS

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Make a difference in the life of a Pennsylvanian adult living with a disability by reporting suspected abuse, neglect, exploitation, or abandonment by a caregiver. Protect Pennsylvania’s most vulnerable by calling the Protective Services Hotline at 1-800-490-8505. Adult Protective Services (APS) can offer services such as, but not limited to:
🏠 Temporary shelter
💊 Medical care
❤️ Personal care
💬 Counseling
📑 Legal and financial assistance 
Learn more at dhs.pa.gov/APS.

Twitter
By calling the Protective Services Hotline at 1-800-490-8505, we can protect PA adults with disabilities from abuse. Services include:
🏠 Temporary shelter
💊 Medical care
❤️ Personal care
💬 Counseling
📑 Legal and financial assistance 
Learn more: dhs.pa.gov/APS


Contact Us

If you have any questions regarding the materials found in the Adult Protective Services Media Toolkit or have suggestions of additional resources that might be helpful in promoting the program, please contact the Adult Protective Services Division at RA-PWAPSQuestions@pa.gov.