Care and support options and advice

Our Care and support hub has comprehensive information about health, recovery and wellbeing.

Care and support hub

You can find out about the large range of social care services in Barking and Dagenham, and advice and information about care and support options available to you, including:

  • Recovery from illness and help after leaving hospital
  • Health conditions and services, including:
    • continuing healthcare
    • end of life care
    • health services in the Borough
  • Healthy living, including a variety of information on:
    • being overweight
    • how to eat healthily
    • sexual health
    • teenage parents
    • health information available at your local library
  • Dementia and caring for someone with dementia
  • Mental health
  • Emotional support
  • Drugs and alcohol
  • Help to stop smoking
  • HIV and AIDS
  • GPs, dentists, pharmacists and other health services near you.
  • Activities and things to keep you active.