Social care services and help for adults to live independently; how to pay for care, protecting vulnerable people and information for social care providers.
The Care Act 2014 makes care and support more consistent across the country, helps you plan for the future and gives you more control of the help you receive.
How we can help support you, including how to contact Customer First and Social Services quickly by web chat.
Help for Adults is a website with information and advice about local services to help you live independently
Information on Personal Budgets, Support Planning, Direct Payments and paying for care services.
Help and advice if you have responsibilities of caring for others.
Help and advice for providers of care services
We work with people that have experience of health and social care to improve services. We commission advocacy services and Healthwatch Suffolk.
Information about safeguarding adults, including what to do if you are concerned about someone.
Where to find help if you are worried about your own, or someone else's, mental health
About Mental Capacity and Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards (DoLS) and advice concerning mental capacity and deprivation of liberty.
Information about the Suffolk Learning Disability Partnership, Suffolk's charter for people with learning disabilities, and local support and services
Research governance is the means by which the quality of research into social care services in Suffolk is assured and the rights of those involved protected.