Local Council Tax Reduction (formerly known as Local Council Tax Support) replaced Council Tax Benefit from 1 April 2013. Council Tax Benefit was a national scheme which helped people on a low income pay their Council Tax.
Doncaster Adult Social Services and Wellbeing Team
The Doncaster SENDIAS service provide Information, Advice and Support for Parents, Carers and young people with Special Educational Needs and /or Disabilities.
The Families Information Service is a directory of all the services in Doncaster that can be used when you work with families. It is also available for parents or young people to use themselves, when facing almost any family problem, large or small. From day care and early learning to schools and alternative education; from midwifery and health visiting to mental health, and from advice on parenting to family support and adult learning to employment opportunities.
Find out which organisations can give you independent help.
Doncaster Parenting Programmes aim to support parents and carers in developing knowledge, confidence and skills that will help build a strong family life and keep children and young people safe, happy and successful.
Search here for specialist education support services
Service for children with a visual impairment (SCVI)
Please see this page for news on any safeguarding events happening in Doncaster.
Discretionary housing payments provide extra help if you are already getting Housing Benefit or Universal Credit (including housing costs for rent) but you still need further help with your rental costs.