Adults and older people

Coronavirus and the Care Act

Find out how we are meeting our requirements under the Care Act during the coronavirus pandemic

Help to live at home

Services to help you live independently in your own home

Make a decision about care

Advice about care options and how we can help you to get the care you need

Adult safeguarding

Access our Adult Safeguarding website to find information about services, or to report abuse and neglect

Care home enablement

Find out whether you can stay in a care home for a short period to help you return home or decide your long term care needs

Older people's housing

Information about sheltered housing, extra care housing and our retirement properties for sale.

Shared Lives

Find out about shared living where you can live with a Shared Lives carer and their family for a short stay or for a longer time.  

Care Act 2014

What the law says about your rights and your carer's rights

Care and support assessment referral

Find out how to make a self-referral for a care and support assessment from the council.