Reporting Abuse or Neglect

Report suspected or known abuse of a person who has a mental illness or substance use disorder to 503-846-4505.

 

Abuse can happen to anyone. People who have a mental illness or substance use disorder are a vulnerable population and have protections. Abuse can take many forms:

  • Verbal
  • Physical
  • Sexual abuse
  • Financial exploitation
  • Caregiver neglect

You can report your concerns to Washington County Behavioral Health Protective Services in any of these three ways: