Nebraska – Elder Abuse Resources

Nebraska Seal, Elder Home Abuse Laws

Where To Report Elder Neglect And Abuse In Nebraska – Helplines, Hotlines, and Referral Sources

Nebraska Seal, Elder Home Abuse LawsTo report suspected vulnerable abuse, neglect, or exploitation in Nebraska:

  • Call the 24-hour toll-free hotline at 1-800-652-1999 OR call your local law enforcement.
  • To reach the Long Term Care Ombudsman Program from within Nebraska, telephone 1-800-942-7830. If calling from outside Nebraska, telephone 1-402-471-2307.

Additional Information

Visit the DHHS Office Locations By County Link for county specific contact information.

Visit the Nebraska Long-Term Care Ombudsman Map Link to contact specific regional Ombudsman offices.

Nebraska State Government Agencies

The following agencies can help you file a complaint against a nursing or long-term care facility, as well as provide you with additional information and support regarding senior neglect and abuse:

Nebraska Laws and Regulations

The following laws were enacted to help protect seniors against abuse:

Other Resources