Assessments

The person you care for is entitled to an assessment of their needs, to ensure they’re benefitting from the most appropriate support and help. These assessments are completed by a Care Manager from Adult Care Services (Social Services) you can contact them on 01670 536 400 or by email on Socialcare@northumbria.nhs.uk.

The Care Act 2014 has introduced new rights for carers to get your needs assessed. Find out more www.northumberland.gov.uk/careandsupport