Concerned about an older adult of person with a disability in Kankakee or Grundy County?
Grundy County/Kankakee County: Do you have concerns about the safety of an older adult (60 or older) or a person with a disability (18 – 59)? Concerns may include:
– financial exploitation
Calls of concern about people who are not taking care of themselves or who are living in an unsafe environment can also be made confidentially to Catholic Charities, 815-933-7791, or to the 24 hour adult protective services hotline, 1-866-800-1409.
Catholic Charities provides trained and caring professionals to help determine the services most needed to stop neglect and abuse; protect the person who has suffered abuse and/or neglect; and assist the individual in the healing process. Intervention for the abuser is also provided.
Abuse isn’t always intentional and it can happen in any home.