Health and social care

We aim to improve the health and well-being of the local community and to provide support to the most vulnerable.

Website for adult social care

 ​Lewisham My Life My Choice is an online guide to adult social care and other services in the borough.

Family Information Service directory

 ​Search our directory for a range of information for children, young people, families and practitioners
Are you worried about the safety or welfare of a child?

If you think a child or young person may be in immediate danger, call 999. Otherwise contact Lewisham Children's Social Care on 020 8314 6000.

For the Children's Social Care Duty Team call 020 8314 6660.
Out of hours call 020 8314 6000.
  • Adult social care

     Lewisham My Life My Choice is an online guide to adult social care.
  • Children and families

     Services to protect and support children in the borough.
  • Health in Lewisham

     Information about doctors, dentists, hospitals and mental health services.
  • Carers

    Do you care for someone who is physically or mentally ill or disabled?


New dementia centre of excellence

The Ladywell Centre in Lewisham has opened a dedicated area for those with dementia after a major refurbishment.

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