Contact adult social care
Contact us during office hours
Our telephone lines are open Monday to Friday 8.30am to 5.30pm.
Complete a carers assessment
Complete a carers assessment online or phone 01305 221016
Contact us out of hours
Telephone 01202 657279
The out of hours service:
- provides emergency cover and access to essential services when our daytime services are closed
- gives information and advice and, where necessary, makes visits to further assess needs and provide services
- is open Monday to Thursday from 5pm to 8.40am and from 4pm Friday to 8.40am Monday
- is for adult and children's social care
Call 01305 221016 if you, or someone you know is being abused, or think they may be.
Call 01202 657279 for the Out of Hours Service if it is outside of normal office hours.
Contact the Police on 999 if you think someone may be at immediate risk of harm.
If you're not sure what abuse is, we have more information about what might be abuse.
Tell us what you think
Do you have something to say about adult social care services? Do you have a comment, compliment or complaint?
Telling us what you think lets us know what we're doing well and what we need to do better. Your views and ideas help us to improve our services.
Make a comment, compliment or complaint
If you don't want to talk directly to us, you can contact Healthwatch Dorset. Healthwatch Dorset is an independent organisation that represents the views and wishes of people who use adult social care services in Dorset.
If you are a service provider and would like your organisation to be included on our directory, or if you need to inform us of any changes to your current entry, please email us with brief details: