Celebrating hundreds of years of foster care
Foster carers who have together devoted hundreds of years of service to some of County Durham's most vulnerable children have been celebrated.
Community Floating Support - for adults with mental health issues
...mental health issues, over the age of 18 years, who do not have the support of a social worker or care coordinator. We also provide short...
Care leavers and council tax
If you are a care leaver aged under 25 who is paying council tax or living with someone who pays council tax, we may be able to reduce...
Care leavers - our local offer for you
Find out more about the support we give to care leavers.
Talk will explain how to care for historic treasures
Professional conservators will describe how they protect, preserve and repair historical archives in a talk at Durham County Record Office next month.
Support for fostered children
We have a range of support available for children and young people who are in foster care.
Moving out to provide or receive care
If you are moving out of your home to provide, or receive care, you may be entitled to council tax discount.
Kennels and catteries, dog day care and home boarding
If you provide any type of accommodation for cats or dogs, you may need a licence.
Sufficiency and Commissioning Strategy for Looked After Children and Care Leavers
The Sufficiency and Commissioning Strategy sets out Durham's strategic approach to securing sufficient accommodation to meet the needs of our looked after child...
Strategies, plans and documents
Finance, audit and legal Health and social care Children and young people (If you're having a problem reading some of the content of...