Adult social care

Report suspected adult abuse

We are committed to safeguarding and preventing the abuse of adults. If you think someone is at risk of abuse, neglect or domestic violence, you need to report this now.

If you are concerned that immediate action may be needed from the emergency services, please dial 999.

Report abuse

Support in your home
Support available for disabled or older people in Gateshead to stay in their own home and live independently.
Care homes and housing
Find out about available options for people over 65 years.
Keeping people safe
How to report suspected abuse and advice to keep you safe.
Paying for care
Information on payments, personal budgets and direct payments.
Information and support for carers, including young carers.
Adult disability and sensory loss
Support for people with disabilities.
Care assessments
Request a care assessment for you or someone you know.
Getting out and about
Information about travel and social activities to help you get out and about.
Social care services
Find social care services for you.

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