Adult social care is a broad term that refers to support provided by a wide range of agencies and individuals to help those in need including carers to maintain their independence and well-being. This support includes both formal and informal support with personal care, daily living, social activities. Publically funded support is provided by Local Authorities.
Say No to Adult Abuse. You can find out more about keeping people safe in this section. If you see, hear or suspect that a vulnerable adult is being abused call 020 33730440 or raise a Safeguarding First Contact Form
Social care is not free for everyone and how much you pay towards the cost of your care will depend on your financial situation. It is important to seek independent financial advice to help you plan for your care and support in the future.
By encouraging small positives changes in our everyday behaviour, together we can reduce the risk of a series of long term conditions such as cancer, diabetes and heart disease which affect many of the most vulnerable residents in our borough.