Nov 26, 2019
TIPS TO AVOID SCAMS:
If you need help with Medicare, call 800-MEDICARE or visit the Medicare website.
Michigan consumers can also call 800-803-7174 for the Michigan Medicare/Medicaid Assistance Program if you suspect a potential scam or need help making a health benefit decision.
Click here to download and print the designed version of this Consumer Alert.
Remember: Most cases of elder abuse go undetected. Don’t assume that someone has already reported a suspicious situation. To report suspected abuse in the community, contact your local adult protective services agency.
STATE ELDER LOCATOR
If you or someone you know is in a life threatening situation or immediate danger, contact 911 or the local police or sheriff.
To report suspected abuse in a nursing home or long-term care facility, call
275 W. Clay Ave., Suite 100
Muskegon, Michigan 49440
Monday - Friday:
7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
The SafeSeniors collaborative works to identify, advocate, and seek justice for adult victims of abuse, neglect, and financial exploitation within the Muskegon, Ottawa and Oceana counties of Michigan.
You can report any known or possible abuse at any time by calling the 24-hour hotline at 1-855-444-3911.
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