Newham

Health and social care


Help for adultsHelp for adults

Social services, residential homes, day centres, support for living at home, keeping warm in winter.

Children and family careChildren and family care

Find activities at your local children's centre, get a short break for a disabled child and find out about child protection.

Safeguarding childrenSafeguarding children

Find out about the Newham Safeguarding Children Board, and find advice and training on safeguarding for professionals and volunteers.

Fostering and adoptionFostering and adoption

Who can adopt and foster and how to apply to adopt or be a foster carer.

Domestic violenceDomestic violence

Spot the signs and find out how to report domestic abuse.

Looked-after children and leaving careLooked-after children and leaving care

What help and support you can get when you are looked after by us and when you leave care.