ABOUT US

The Clearfield County Area Agency on Aging, Inc. is designated as a 501(c)(3) charitable organization by the Internal Revenue Service. In addition, the Area Agency on Aging is registered as a charitable organization with the Pennsylvania Department of State. A copy of the official registration and financial information may be obtained from the Pennsylvania Department of State by calling toll free within Pennsylvania 1-800-732-0999. Registration does not imply endorsement.  We are a United Way Member Agency. 

Contact Info

814-765-2696

 

103 N. FRONT ST. 

CLEARFIELD, PA 16830

 

MAIL@CCAAA.NET

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Protective Services

CCAAA protective services department's purpose is to protect older adults and persons with disabilities from abuse, neglect, and exploitation by investigating and providing or arranging services necessary to alleviate or prevent further abuse.

Reports show that nearly 1 in 10 people age 60 and over have experienced some type of abuse, neglect, exploitation or abandonment. Unfortunately, studies estimate that only 1 in 14 cases of elder abuse are ever reported to authorities.

Due to the confidential and urgent nature of these situations please refrain from the use of email for reporting cases of abuse. Instead, please use the phone number provided below that is always available.

For guidance and assistance call 24 hours a day at 1(800)233-0249. All calls are kept confidential in accordance with the law.

Indicators of Elder Abuse and Neglect

1.

Bruises, welts, burns, lacerations

2.

Lack of food or food is spoiled

3.

Utilities that have been disconnected or shut off

4.

Excessive garbage, newspapers, boxes and hoarding

5.

Odor that is evident outside of the home

6.

Evidence of infestations

7.

Inadequate or inappropriate clothes

8.

Unexplained withdraws of money 

Report Elder Abuse

24 Hour State-Wide Hotline