District of Columbia Nursing Home Abuse

» Directory of Helplines, Hotlines, and Elder Abuse Prevention Resources

District of Columbia directory of helplines, hotlines, and elder abuse prevention resources including reporting numbers, government agencies, state laws, state-specific data and statistics, and other resources.

If someone is in immediate danger, call 911 or the local police for immediate help.

District of Columbia Elder Abuse

Helplines, Hotlines, and Referral Sources

To report suspected elder abuse, neglect, or exploitation in the District of Columbia:

  • 202-541-3950 (for suspected elder mistreatment in the home)
  • 202-724-TIPS (8477) and 800-521-1639 (Office of the Inspector General, Medicaid Fraud Control Unit, for allegations of patient abuse or neglect in any nursing home or group home that receives Medicaid funds)

State Government Agencies

Laws and Regulations

Other Resources