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Blue Badges

If you are disabled you may qualify for a Blue Badge.


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Advice and information about what's available locally - visit the Stay Well website.


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Report adults at risk

Report a vulnerable adult at risk.


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Report a child at risk

If you think a child is at risk contact Children's Social Care.


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Advice for carers

Advice and information for carers.


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Before you can get care and support from the council, we need to assess your needs.


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Children's social care

Social care services for children.


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Assistive technology, mobility help, independent living with support (sheltered housing).


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Search for local residential care and nursing homes.


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How we charge for care and support services.


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A personal budget gives you the flexibility to buy the services you need.


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Services for disabled people

Our services for disabled children and adults.


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Get free off-peak travel on buses, trains and trams.


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What it is, getting an early diagnosis and advice for carers.


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Care Act 2014

Find out about the biggest change to social care since 1948.


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The Care Act

From April 2015, care and support in England changed for the better. The Care Act made care and support more consistent across the country.

Events

Bowlee Car Boot Sale and Collectors
23 April 2017
Every Sunday (or Monday on bank holiday weekends​) until 18 September 2017. One of Greater Manchester’s most popular outdoor car boot events.
Ride Rochdale
21 May 2017
2 women only cycle sportives hosted by double Olympic gold and World Champion cyclist Joanna Rowsell Shand MBE.
Great Gatsby Investigation – A Murder Mystery Dinner
10 June 2017
It’s 1922 and a murder at The Gatsby Mansion starts to show the cracks in the lavish lifestyles of the rich and famous. Can you solve the crime?