Care and Support

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

Contact the Duty and Social Work teams, Information Station, Queensway, Newport NP20 4AX

Email| 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

Assessments for adults| and assessments for children|

Report concerns about a child (child protection)| 

Apply for a Blue Badge (disabled parking scheme)|

Pay non-residential care charges online|

Search for childcare|

Day and respite care|home care| and residential care|

Carers information| 

Learn about direct payments|

Services for people with disabilities|

Family Information Service (FIS)|

Fostering and adoption|

Integrated Family Support Service
Older people
Vulnerable adults

How to make a comment or complaint

Freedom of Information requests