Social care

We provide a range of advice and services for children, adults and the people who care for them. Find out about the advice and practical assistance on offer and how we can help you, whatever your needs or situation.

Adult social care - Local Account 2014-15

Every year all councils are required to produce a Local Account. This report informs residents on our key achievements, performance and service delivery for 2014-15. It also sets out our vision and priorities for 2015-16.

Care and support for adults

How to get care and support that suits your individual needs, gives you choice over the support you receive and control over how it is delivered.

Childcare and early years

Childcare information and advice for families and children from 0-19 years.

Blue badge scheme

If you are visually impaired or a driver or passenger with a disability, you may be entitled to use the blue badge scheme.

Fostering and adoption

Information for people who would like to give a child a home.