Older people and adults with physical disabilities, sensory needs, learning disabilities or ongoing health conditions, and carers of adults with any of these conditions, should call the Adult Social Care on 01753 475111 (option 1).
For out of hours social care issues including child protection call 01344 786 543.
Out of hours support (overnight, weekends and bank holidays) is available to individuals experiencing mental health crises who need urgent support or treatment.
The Mental Health Crisis Resolution and Home Treatment Service (CRHT) team in the community consists of nurses, social workers and support workers, and works closely with mental health in-patient services. The CRHT service also provides emergency assessment, time limited interventions, and assessment of people with mental health conditions who present at A&E.
Access these services by calling 0300 365 0300.
SPACE is a service to support the community and individuals to be more resilient and do more and help themselves meet their health and care needs.
These are two web apps which helps guide people through their PIP and ESA assessments. They offer guidance, advice and support on most aspects of the application process. You can even try the sort of questions you may be asked by an assessor. Access the web applications.