Reports

Iowa Department of Human Services’ Dependent Adult Abuse Statewide Key Performance Measures

  • Percent of timely assessment/evaluation reports
  • Percent of alleged victims seen timely
  • Percent of intake decision timeframes met
     

Dependent Adult Protective Advisory Council (DAPAC) 

The Dependent Adult Protective Advisory Council was established in 1996 in accordance with Iowa Code 235B.1(4)(a). DAPAC is responsible for the following:

  1. Advise the director of human services, the director of the department on aging, the director of inspections and appeals, the director of public health, the director of the department of corrections, and the director of human rights regarding dependent adult abuse.
  2. Evaluate state law and rules and make recommendations to the general assembly and to executive branch departments regarding laws and rules concerning dependent adults.
  3. Receive and review recommendations and complaints from the public, health care facilities, and health care programs concerning the dependent adult abuse services program.

 

DEPENDENT ADULT PROTECTIVE ADVISORY COUNCIL

§235B.l

Department of Human Services, Hoover State Office Building,

Des Moines 50319; 515.242.4174

 

   Name                                                  City                                                     Term Ending/Type

Kimberley Downs...........................St. Charles ...............................................April 30, 2023

Jodi Selby ..........................................Adel ....................................................April 30, 2023

Penny Cutler-Bernudez...................Marshalltown ...........................................April 30, 2023

Aaron Fuller ....................................Knoxville ..............................................April 30, 2023

George Dorsey ...........................West Des Moines .......................................April 30, 2023

Jennifer Donovan,  designee of Director, Iowa Department on Aging........Statutory

Jamie West, designee of Director, Iowa Department of Inspections.....................Statutory

Gloriana Fisher, designee of Director, Iowa Department of Human Services.. Statutory

Michele Tilotta, designee of Director, Iowa Department of Public Health……….Statutory


DAPAC Meeting Agendas and Minutes

Iowa Legislative Reports

 

Federal Reports


Dependent Adult Protective Services 
1-800-362-2178 (toll-free, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week)
To report abuse, neglect, exploitation, or self-neglect of a dependent adult, please call the toll-free number above.

If a person is in imminent danger, call 911.

Do NOT email a report of abuse, neglect or exploitation as this email is not monitored during non-business hours and could result in a delayed response to the report.