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You Know Me Campaign

 

Pictured above; Geneva Tryck Mortimer, age 93, amd daughter Sabra Tryck (seated) with Helene Wood who helps care for Geneva. Helene is a Certified Nursing Assistant and volunteer for the Office of Long Term Care Ombudsman.

"At this stage in my life, I'm lucky to have people who look after me.

You know me...

Unfortunately, some older Alaskans and people with severe disabilities do not have anyone to protect them. Harm comes in many forms: abandonment, abuse, financial exploitation, neglect and self-neglect.

If you know someone who needs help, call Adult Protective Services at (907) 269-3666 or toll free (800) 478-9996 or visit www.hss.state.ak.us/dsds/aps.htm ."

Brought to you by the Alaska Commission on Aging and the Alaska Mental Health Trust Authority.