South Dakota – Elder Abuse Resources

South Dakota Seal, Elder Home Abuse Laws

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

South Dakota Seal, Elder Home Abuse LawsTo report suspected elder abuse, neglect, or exploitation in South Dakota:

  • 1-866-854-5465 (For suspected elder mistreatment in the home or in long-term care facilities, in state line).
  • 605-773-3656 (For suspected elder mistreatment in the home or in long-term care facilities, out of state line).

Additional Information

Individuals wishing to report suspected elder mistreatment may telephone the state help lines listed above, or visit the Adult Services and Aging Offices to contact specific county offices directly.

State elder abuse statistics and/or other publications, Available Here.

South Dakota 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:

South Dakota Laws and Regulations

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

Other Resources

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