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Division of Senior and Disabilities Services

Adult Protective Services of Alaska is sponsoring free resource fairs for vulnerable adults, families, caregivers and service providers in three communities in September. There will be resource booths filled with information and much more. Join us and find out how we can create a world without abuse of vulnerable adults.

The APS Resource Fair held Sept. 5 at the BP Energy Center in Anchorage was a great success!


From left; Officer Wendi Shackleford accepts the Community Commitment Award for the Anchorage Police Department from Jon Sherwood, deputy director, Division of Senior and Disabilitites Sevices and Brenda Mahlatini, manager, Adult Protective Services.



    Date: Friday, September 19
    Time: 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
    Location: Mendenhall Mall & Library
          9105 Mendenhall Mall Rd. #134

SPEAKERS and TOPICS schedules.



    Date: Thursday, September 25
    Time: 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
    Location: Noel Wien Public Library
                   1215 Cowles St.

SPEAKERS and TOPICS schedules.

Speak Up For At-Risk Adults: Warning Signs of Abuse and Neglect

Sudden Change in behavior, finances or lifestyle
Physical injures, dehydration or  malnourishment
Extreme withdrawal, depression or anxiety
Absence of basic care or necessities
Kept away from others
Unsanitary living conditions
Personal items or money missing