Vulnerable Adults

The county attorney starts legal proceedings to protect the health and safety of vulnerable adults within the county when they are in need of assistance. Some examples of neglect and abuse include but are not limited to…..or defining neglect or abuse of children or vulnerable adults is very complex and no standard criteria exist. 

To report abuse or neglect of children or vulnerable adults in Roseau County, or if you have questions regarding this topic, call Roseau County Social Services at (218) 463-2411 or the Roseau County Sheriff’s Department at (218) 463-1421.

Legal Authorities
Minnesota Statutes-Probate (Guardianships/Conservatorships)

Legal Forms
Guardianship and Conservatorship