Care and Support

Newport City Council’s social services teams help to look after and protect vulnerable people.

Email the duty and social work teams at info@newport.gov.uk or telephone (01633) 656656.

Emergencies 

In an emergency outside office hours contact the south east Wales Emergency duty team on:

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 Assessment

 Social Services and Wellbeing Act     (Wales) 2014    Adult Services   Commissioning Strategy (pdf)
 Gwent Regional Partnership Board   Report 2017/2018 (pdf)  Ombudsman Report August   2018 (pdf)

Director of Social Services annual report

Each year councils in Wales analyse and assess services provided and consider what they are doing well and what could be done better.

The council's director of social services produces an annual report that gives an overview of the service followed by a detailed account of performance during the year and priorities for the next.

Download Director of social services annual report 2017-2018 (pdf)

Further information

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