Please see this page for news on any safeguarding events happening in Doncaster.
Find out ways to help you or someone you care for to stay in their own home.
Doncaster Adult Contact Team (ACT) is made up of first line officers who can assist and advise you if you need help with your support and care arrangements.
Discretionary housing payments provide extra help if you are already getting housing benefit or Universal Credit (including housing costs) but you still need further help with housing costs.
A carer is someone who provides regular unpaid help and support to another person. It does not include those who volunteer as part of a group or organisation. This might be helping someone with paperwork and financial matters, housework, shopping, assisting with medication or other personal care needs such as keeping clean and fresh, preparing and eating meals or getting out and about.
Information and guidance on supporting mums to be
Doncaster Repair and Support Service carries out minor repairs and small maintenance jobs for elderly and disabled people who are unable to do the job themselves and who don't have anyone to help them.
The Short Term Enablement Programme (STEPS) provides short term care and support to vulnerable adults living in the community.
Find out which organisations can give you independent help.
Extra care housing provides 24-hour support for older people who want to remain independent or can no longer live in their own homes.