Information and advice for older people, carers, people with a learning disability, mental health problem, physical disability or sensory disability.
Information and advice on: adopting a child, fostering a child, protecting children, children in care, disabled children, carers and family support and youth offending service.
Caring can be very rewarding, but it can also be isolating and very tiring, physically and emotionally. We have developed strong working relationships with a number of organisations, providing a range of services.
Information and advice on: leaving hospital, occupational therapy, sexual health advice to teenagers, mental health, drugs and alcohol, healthy eating, adults with autism, stopping smoking and domestic violence.
Information about local organisations, groups and agencies that provide activities, advice, services and support for you.
We provide an emergency social work service at night, at weekends, and on all public and local authority holidays, wherever you live in the county.
We need you to tell us how you feel about our social care services. We like to know when we are getting things right, and we also need to know when there are problems.