Health and Social Care
In this section of the Local Offer you will find information and services relating to health and social care for children and young people with disabilities.
Health: covering areas such as specific conditions and disabilities, specialist health care support services and mental health.
Social Care: covering areas focused on providing assistance with activities of daily living, social interaction, enabling the individual to play a fuller part in society, protecting them in vulnerable situations, helping them to manage complex relationships.
Safeguarding Children, Young People and Adults: If you have any concerns for the safety and welfare of a child, young person or adult you will need to contact the Multi-Agency Safeguarding Hub (MASH). They are the County's first point of contact for safeguarding concerns, helping to protect the most vulnerable children, young people and adults from harm, neglect and abuse. For further information and contact details please click on this link: MASH
Adult Social Care
Once a child or young person reaches the age of 18 they will need to access or transfer to adult social care services.
For further information on adult care support including how you can access support you can click on the following link: Adult Social Care
The Notts Help Yourself website also provides a wide range of information on adult social care including help in your home and the community, equipment and living aids, suport for carers, housing needs and financial advice. Click on the following link to access the site: Notts Help Yourself
If you need further advice and information on accessing adult social care support you can contact the Nottinghamshire County Council Customer Service Centre:
Telephone: 0300 500 80 80
CSC minicom: 01623 434993
We are open Monday - Friday 8:00am - 6:00pm.
NHS Choices provides information from the National Health Service on conditions, treatments, local services and healthy living. You can find further information and a link through to the site in 'related links' on the right side of this page.
If you need to search for a GP, Dentist or Pharmacy local to you then use the NHS Choices widget on the right side of this page. Just simply enter your postcode and it will produce a list of results of the services closest to you.