Community Care Advice

Community Care Advice - Citizens Advice Lancashire West

You may need community care advice if you are older, disabled or ill. The following links provide information on how you can find out what services are available and how you can get them.

You can also find out about local authority services for children in need and what happens when a child goes into care. There is also information on choosing the right care services, support for carers and paying for the cost of care. Links to extenal agencies include managing affairs for someone else.

Citizens Advice

Comprehensive information about Social Care & Support from the Citizens Advice website - AdviceGuide Help

Disability Rights UK

Promoting “meaningful” independent living for disabled people as well as providing support for carers Help

Age UK

Home and care. Help

Independent Age

A charity that is an established voice for older people Help

Lancashire County Council

Health and Social Care. Help

The Money Advice Service

Choosing the right care services, support for carers and paying for the cost of care. Help

NHS Choices

What social care services are available? Help