The Adult Protective Services Program is locally coordinated through 45 provider agencies, which are designated by the Regional Area Agency on Aging and the Illinois Department on Aging. Case workers from the Adult Protective Services Provider Agencies conduct investigations and work with adults age 60 or older and adults age 18-59 with.
City of Chicago Chicago Department of Family & Support Services Area Agency on Aging Hours: 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. 1615 W. Chicago Avenue, 3rd floor, Chicago, Illinois 60622 Phone: 312 746-6867 City of Chicago Sub-Area(s) Served: Designated Agencies: Sub-Areas 1 (60645, 60626, Catholic Charities Elder Protective Services.
The Adult Protective Services Act (Chapter 320 ILCS 20/1 et seq.) provides that people, who in good faith report suspected abuse or cooperate with an investigation, shall be immune from criminal or civil liability or professional disciplinary action.
Adult Protective Services. The Adult Protective Services program was established to investigate reports and provide intervention and protection to vulnerable adults who are victims of abuse, neglect, or exploitation. APS field investigators operate out of the offices of county prosecutors throughout the state.