The Adult Social Care Department has responsibility for arranging, commissioning or directly providing social care services to those in need, and their carers, in order to enable independent living wherever possible. We ensure the safety of those who are vulnerable by working closely with partners in the health service, voluntary sector and other independent providers.
Following your feedback, the Social Care web pages have been updated to enable you to access the information more easily. We are continuing to develop these pages over the coming months and ask you to bear with us while these improvements are being made.
Do you look after a friend or relative who is ill, frail or disabled without pay? If you answered yes, you are a Carer.
We provide a range of services to support older people in the community or to meet their needs for care in residential or nursing homes.
The ED Team provides an out of hours contact for Social Work emergencies across Wrexham, Flintshire and Denbighshire.
Information on the performance of Adult Social Care, including working with users, carers and stakeholders.
We provide help and support to enable people with Learning Disabilities to enjoy a full range of life opportunities and choices.
Supporting people with Physical, Sensory and Neurological Impairments.
Teams of professionals experienced in working with people who are experiencing difficulties with their mental health.
Social Services (Wales) Bill;
Social Services Annual Report 2010/11;
Sustainable Social Services;
From Vision to Action
The Welfare Rights Unit (WRU) provides advice and representation on all Welfare Benefits issues including Social Security and Tax Credit payments.
Homecare is the provision of staff within your home to assist you with all aspects of your personal care. Reablement is a specialist service which is provided to assist you to regain or learn skills which will help you to remain independent.
We aim to make sure we treat everyone honestly, fairly and with dignity so that “the best possible social care is provided for the people of Wrexham County Borough”.
We are striving to be a positive and responsive Department that provides quality services in which there is a strong user / carer orientation within a community and locality focus. We aim to deliver closely integrated services based on an ethos of integrity and anti-discriminatory practices.
We provide or arrange services for older people and for people with learning disabilities, physical sensory & neurological issues or a mental illness. We also provide services for people who have problems with alcohol or drugs, or people affected by HIV. We also focus on supporting Carers and provide other services for people within local communities.
Supporting older people and people with disabilities to live as fulfilled lives as possible. We also aim to assist people with care and support in their own homes, or with day services; or in residential / nursing homes where they can receive extra support, & supporting carers with a range of services; including helping them take a break from caring.