Improving end of life care and quality of life for people living with advanced dementia and other conditions is high on the health...
Health, family support and social care
Information about health, family support and social care for children with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND).
Grant helps fund training for adult social care providers
Adult social care providers across County Durham will be able to access additional training for their staff thanks to a £44,000 grant.
Funding for technology to help improve adult social care provider services
The Technology Improvement and Innovation Fund (TIIF) aims to support care providers with up to £1000 to improve their service through...
I already work in adult social care
Find out more about ongoing training and development we can offer you if you are already working in adult social care.
Compliments, comments and complaints about adult social care services
We take all compliments, comments and complaints about our services very seriously. By listening to users of our services and their carers, and learning from th...
Find care and support services
Find information about social care and support services for people living in County Durham.
Care Academy partner training
The Care Academy works together with local partners and other organisations to offer training to adult social care staff in County...
Effective Complaint Handling for Care Providers
The Local Government and Social Care Ombudsman look at individual complaints about councils, all adult social care providers (including...
'Light at the end of the tunnel': Social care workers express relief at receiving Covid-19 vaccine
Keyworkers caring for some of County Durham's most vulnerable residents have begun to receive their Covid-19 vaccines at a new dedicated...