DCF - Adult Protective Services

This agency offers help to adults who may be at risk of being harmed or neglected. DCF also helps when the adult is unable to take care of himself properly. Clients may be elderly or have a disability. If you suspect a vulnerable adult is being abused, neglected or exploited, you MUST report it. Please see the website for more information.

Abuse Hotline: 1.800.962.2873
Florida Relay: dial 711 or TTY: 1.800.955.8771
Report online: https://reportabuse.dcf.state.fl.us/

Service Location

5920 Arlington Expressway
Jacksonville, FL 32211
United States

904.485.9584

Provider

This State agency works to help families that are strong and able to support themselves. They protect children, the elderly, and the disabled from abuse and neglect. They offer services that help families on a day-to-day basis.

Services include:

  • Abuse Hotline
  • Adoption
  • Adult Protective Services
  • Child Welfare
  • Determining eligibility for Medicaid
  • Domestic Violence
  • Food stamps (ACCESS Florida)
  • Foster care
  • Homelessness
  • Human Trafficking
  • Refugee Services
  • Substance abuse and mental health treatment
  • Temporary cash assistance
Address

1317 Winewood Boulevard
Building 1 Room 202
Tallahassee, FL 32399
United States

850.487.1111