Adult Protective Services, State of Nevada

Reno, Nevada

The mission of the State of Nevada’s Adult Protective Services is to assist vulnerable adults, age 18 to 59, in addition to persons 60 years and older who are abused, neglected, exploited, isolated or abandoned by investigating, providing or arranging for services to alleviate and prevent further maltreatment while safeguarding their civil liberties. 

Special Placement Information:

The Agency is accepting MSW 2nd year and Advanced Standing Clinical Students, (Clinical).  Transportation is required to home visits and is reimbursed as part of employment. A stipend is not available. Students do not need liability insurances. Video and audio taping is not permitted. The agency hours are Monday-Friday 8:00am – 5:00pm. No weekend hours are available. Yes, the agency is accessible by bus, but personal transportation and a valid driver license are a requirement employment.