North East Lincolnshire Council

Safeguarding and social care

Safeguarding and social care is where you can find information about adult safeguarding and social care, children safeguarding and social care, fostering and adoption. If you would like information on housing related support (formerly known as supporting people), then visit our Housing related support page.

Social care in North East Lincolnshire is provided by focus independent adult social work. View the pages for support relating to social care in NEL.

Information on the social care services and support available to you in North East Lincolnshire.

Information on safeguarding in North East Lincolnshire is provided by the single point of access (SPA), for more information on safeguarding adults view the adult safeguarding pages.

Foster carers are just ordinary people doing remarkable things for young people everyday.

Information for children’s safeguarding is provided by the North East Lincolnshire Local Safeguarding Children Board (LSCB).

Making the decision to adopt is one of the biggest steps anyone can make; it can also be the most rewarding.

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