Care leavers and council tax
If you're a care leaver under the age of 25 who is paying council tax or living with someone who pays council tax, we may be able to...
School protects care services with council grant
A Chester-le-Street secondary school is creating vital protective equipment for carers and key workers, using funding awarded through a council partnership.
County Durham Care Homes Registered Managers Network
...who work in residential settings can come together, share experiences and explore practical ways of improving care in County Durham.
County Durham Domiciliary Care Registered Managers Network
You need to be a registered manager or senior support to attend these meetings.
Commissioning Strategy for People with Learning Disabilities
This strategy sets out how Health and Social Care will work together and with other partners to deliver better outcomes for people with...
Changes to concessionary travel in County Durham
...temporary relaxation of concessionary travel arrangements in County Durham will end next week to help bus companies manage social distancing.
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...
Hospice to continue its care during coronavirus thanks to funding grant
A funding grant has meant a County Durham hospice will receive support with its running costs during the coronavirus outbreak.
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.
Support for fostered children
We have a range of support available for children and young people who are in foster care.