Several people came together to give back to those in the community and also bring awareness to an important issue elder abuse and exploitation.

The Adult Protective Services board members teamed up with members of the Nueces County Silver Advocates Partners.

Together they filled 50 gift baskets with non-perishable items, hygiene products and blankets.

They then handed them out to APS clients for the 12th Annual Gift Bag Assembly.

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