Care and Support

Newport City Council’s social services teams help to look after and protect vulnerable people.

Email the duty and social work teams at or telephone (01633) 656656.


In an emergency outside office hours contact the south east Wales Emergency duty team on:

  • Freephone 0800 328 4432 
  • Minicom 0800 587 9963
  • Fax 01495 767057

Social Services and Wellbeing Act (Wales) 2014

How social services can help

Report concerns about a child (child protection)

Protecting adults at risk


Children and families


Fostering and adoption

Older people

Further information

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Dewis Cymru provides information about services near you 

Download the Adult Services Commissioning Strategy (pdf)