You may need help in your daily life because you're elderly and/or you have an illness or disability.
To help you find the right care and support, visit our Locate - care and support in County Durham website. You can use the website in different ways:
The national eligibility criteria set a minimum threshold for adult care and support. The following information may help you understand eligibility for care and support.:
If your assessment shows that you are not eligible for support we will tell you about organisations who may be able to help you.
Care and support services are not free to everyone. If you want to apply for help with the cost, you'll need to complete a financial assessment. Find out more about paying for your care and support.
If you a carer, you can get your needs assessed to help you get support for your caring role.