Support and Social Care

Support and Social Care related services in North East Lincolnshire

FOCUS – ADULT SOCIAL WORK (18 and up)

The single point of access phone number, is the main route for the public to contact adult social care and urgent and non-urgent community health and social care services.

Including adult social care, occupational therapy, physical and learning disabilities. (This does not include access to GPs or district nursing teams).

If you need access to community health & social care support or advice and information, the single point of access telephone line is always open 24/7. They can also help people manage other people's affairs.

To contact FOCUS call 01472 256 256. This number is available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

Infomation can also be accessed on the services4.me.uk website.

YPSS (YOUNG PEOPLES SUPPORT SERVICE) FOR 16-19 YEAR OLDS

YPSS offer advice & guidance on apprenticeships, education, work, CV's, benefits, including completing claim forms, housing options, youth offending, youth centers, youth projects and health related services. Accessible to clients aged up to 25 if they have a learning disability.

Drop-in sessions for housing, benefits, work & careers at the Grimsby Institute Learning Shop.

Monday-Thursday 02:00pm to 04:00pm  & Friday - 02:00pm to 03:30pm

For more details and full contact details see their website at: https://www.lincs2.co.uk/ypss.asp

The Carers’ Support Service – For Carers

Provides support to carers including: Information & advice, specialist advice service, emotional & practical support, carer's groups and social activities, counselling, befriending, advocacy, support when caring ends, training for carers, holistic therapies and the opportunity to be part of North East Lincolnshire's 'Caring Family'.

Visit or contact the centre to register in the first instance:

Call - 01472 242277

Email - info.nel@carerssupportcentre.com

Or visit their website for more details

http://www.carerssupportcentre.com/north-east-lincolnshire/