Adult Maltreatment Report 2021


This report is the sixth annual release based on federal fiscal year 2021 data from the National Adult Maltreatment Reporting System (NAMRS), a voluntary reporting system of data from state adult protective services systems. All states, territories, and DC submitted data. The 2021 report, for the second consecutive year, features a special chapter on the impact of COVID-19.

About the Authoring Project

The APS Technical Assistance Resource Center (APS TARC) is funded by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), Administration for Community Living (ACL), Office of Elder Justice and Adult Protective Services (OEJAPS).