Education, Health and Care (EHC) assessments and plans
An EHC plan can be issued to a child or young person between the ages of 0 and 25 years.
Personal budgets for children and young people with an Education, Health and Care plan
...to arrange and pay for support that has been agreed in your Education, Health and Care plan. The amount depends on the needs and agreed...
Aycliffe Secure Centre praised for outstanding care of its young people
A County Durham young people's home continues to provide outstanding care for young people, according to Ofsted.
Anti-social behaviour covers a range of activities that affect people's enjoyment of their homes and communities. This page provides...
European Social Fund (ESF)
The ESF aims to support jobs, help people get better jobs and ensures fairer job opportunities.
This page provides information about Care and Support Pathways for adults with disabilities in County Durham, who are eligible for...
Find out about our community alarm service.
Direct Payments are money you can receive from us to buy care and support services, rather than having social care staff arrange them.
Assisted Moving and Handling
This course is designed for all those working within health and social care and provide hands on care to service users and patients in...
Proposal to address social housing need
New council homes could be built in County Durham under a proposed development scheme.