Social services

  • CounsellingCounselling is different from other forms of help; the focus is to enable you to clarify the issues about which you are troubled.
  • Support for adults with HIVSocial Services provides a confidential service for anyone regardless of gender, sexuality, lifestyle or racial origin.
  • Residential homes for childrenSometimes children can't live at home with their families and there are no relatives or friends who can look after them.
  • Benefits and billsIf you are going in to hospital you should immediately notify the Department for Work and Pensions and the council.