Adult Protective Services are those services provided to vulnerable adults in the State of Wyoming. By definition a vulnerable adult means any person (18) eighteen or older who is unable to manage and take care of themselves or their money, assets of property without assistance as a result of advanced age (60 and over) or physical or mental disability. 

Adult Protective Services is state funded and addresses reports of abuse, neglect, self-neglect, abandonment, exploitation, sexual abuse and intimidation. Funds are available for emergency services only and the program works in partnership with communities, agencies and resources to support vulnerable adults in aging with dignity and living safely in their homes and communities.

Wyoming is a mandatory reporting state for all residents if one has reason to believe that abuse etc. is occurring.

To report abuse please contact the local DFS office or law enforcement agency in the community the person you are calling about lives in or dial 911.

Wyoming Adult Protective Services Offices

Community                         Phone

Afton                                   886-9232
Buffalo                                  684-5513
Casper                                  473-3900
Cheyenne                             777-7921
Cody                                    587-6246
Douglas                                358-3138
Evanston                              789-2756
Gillette                                 682-7277
Glenrock                               436-9068
Greybull                                765-9453
Jackson                                733-7757
Kemmerer                             877-6670
Lander                                  332-4038
Laramie                                 745-7324
Lusk                                     334-2153
Lyman                                  786-4011
Newcastle                             746-4657
Pinedale                               367-4124
Powell                                  754-2245
Rawlins                                 328-0612
Riverton                               856-6521
Rock Springs                         362-5630
Sheridan                               672-2404
Sundance                             283-2014
Thermopolis                          864-2158
Torrington                            532-2191
Wheatland                           322-3790
Worland                               347-6181

For further information go to the DFS website:

http://dfsweb.state.wy.us/protective-services/aps/index.html