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Adult Protective Services

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The Adult Protective Services Program is charged with protecting vulnerable adults from abuse, neglect, or exploitation. Florida statutes require any person who knows or who has reasonable cause to suspect any abuse of vulnerable adults to report that information to the Florida Abuse Hotline s. 415.1034, F.S.

2016-17, Quarter 2 Program Data – Adult Protective Services 99.55%

2016-17, Quarter 2 APS Program Data
October November December Quarter 2
Average
FY 2016-17
Average
Investigations Commenced Within 24 Hours 99.79% 99.79% 99.77% 99.78% 99.79%
Victims Seen Within 24 Hours 95.52% 94.99% 95.43% 95.31% 95.35%
Initial Adult Safety Assessments Submitted Within 6 Days 99.23% 99.51% 99.12% 99.29% 99.29%
Investigations Closed Within 60 Days 94.76% 94.81% 97.19% 95.59% 94.37%

Home Care for Disabled Adults

2016-17, Quarter 2 APS Program Data
October November December Quarter 2
Average
FY 2016-17
Average
Waitlist Population 629 653 678 653 653
Current Enrollment (clients being served) 1,085 1,117 1,130 1,111 1,111

Community Care for Disabled Adults

2016-17, Quarter 2 APS Program Data
October November December Quarter 2
Average
FY 2016-17
Average
Waitlist Population 1,925 1,941 1,965 1,944 1,961
Current Enrollment (clients being served) 298 303 292 298 294

Abuse Rate

2016-17, Quarter 2 APS Program Data
October November December Quarter 2
Average
FY 2016-17
Average
Among Persons with Disabilities per 1,000 .12 .10 .10 .11 .11
Among Elderly Persons per 1,000 .12 .12 .10 .11 .12