The People Group brings together the former directorates: ‘Adult Health and Community Services’ and ‘Children, Young People and Families’.
Our Aims and Vision are:
To support people, especially the most vulnerable and disadvantaged. Enabling them to access every opportunity and to enjoy, achieve and live independently. People Group provide Social Care, Learning, and Achievement and Health related services for all ages.
The People Group comprises of:
We intervene early to tackle problems emerging for any child, young person, their family and vulnerable adults who are at risk of needing help with daily living. Our aim is effective intervention which delivers better outcomes for everyone and includes better value for money for the Council.
We focus on the needs of customers when delivering services and seeks to create a vibrant marketplace for care services.
We arrange social care and support services for vulnerable and older people and their families with eligible needs.
PPG are facilitating, enabling, and supporting everyone within the People Group to achieve the best possible outcomes for customers and carers, the best possible service and the best possible support to staff.