Seniors are among our most vulnerable victims. The Victim Assistance Division has a Victim Advocate who is assigned to provide community referrals and emotional support through the prosecution of a case for victims of elder abuse. The Victim Advocate has received specialized training to address the unique victimization issues of elder abuse victims.
555 Court St NE, Suite 3231
Salem, OR 97301
PO Box 14500
Salem, OR 97309
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Monday - Friday
Toll Free: 1-866-780-0960
How Can I get help if I am the elder being abused?
You can also call Elder Care Locator at 1-800-677-1116. The person who answers the phone will refer you to a local agency that can help. The Elder Care Locator answers the phone Monday – Friday, 9am to 8pm Eastern Time. Or you can call the telephones listed in Reporting Elder Abuse listed below.
Victims of elder abuse may be eligible for a restraining order.
You may go to the following website to download an application for a Restraining Order for Elderly Persons and Persons with Disabilities Abuse Prevention Act (EPPDAPA):
Reporting Elder Abuse
If you know an elder in danger, call 911
Local Police Department
Emergency Room at your local hospital (in Salem 503-561-5200)
North West Seniors and Disabilities Services (in Salem 503- 304-3400)
You can remain anonymous.
For information regarding Elder Abuse, please visit the below web sites: