Community Adult Learning Disability Service (Social Care)

Community Adult Learning Disability Service (Social Care)

We are a person-centered assessment and support planning team. We will work with citizens to discuss their strengths and areas of support. We will work with them and those who know them best to empower them to have the support around them that they need.

We support people over the age of 18 where their presenting need is related to a learning disability. A learning difficulty or autism does not mean a person has a learning disability·
Our staff are mostly qualified social workers, we do also have some Social Care assessors as key members of our team.
Social workers are degree level qualified and are registered through their professional body – Social Work England.

The Community Adult Learning Disability Service (Social Care) operate 9am – 4:30pm.
There is an Out of Hours Adult Social Care emergency duty services phone number – 0161 234 5001.

We are 5 teams based across 3 sites in the city.

Referrals are made via the Contact Centre (0161 234 5001 or email at or through the front door.

People can be referred by a third party (consent is needed or a best interests).
People can self-refer.