Newham
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Power cut at Canning Town Library Canning Town Library has been affected by a power cut in the local area and is currently closed - we will extend book return due dates by one week in case you cannot return items at an alternative library.
Essential maintenance this weekend to our Council Tax & Housing Benefit system​Council Tax Account Balances and Housing Benefit information will be unavailable via MyNewham on Saturday 25 and Sunday 26 November 2017. Customers may find certain online forms will not function during this time. 

Customers can still make payments, but online account balances will not be updated until Monday 27 November 2017. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.​

Help for adults


Safeguarding vulnerable adultsSafeguarding vulnerable adults

Advice on keeping yourself and those you care for safe.

Support for living at homeSupport for living at home

Find out what help you can get if you choose to stay in your own home.

Social care - out-of-hours supportOut-of-hours support

How to get help in emergencies and outside working hours.

Adult social care assessmentAdult social care assessment

Find out how we assess your social care needs.

Day centres

Find our day centres with activities for adults.

Care homes

Information about residential homes and nursing homes in Newham.