In some circumstances, the Council has to take responsibility for arranging funerals. This comes under the Public Health (control of disease) act 1984, where no suitable funeral arrangements have been made, or are being made for a deceased person.
Discretionary housing payments (DHP) 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.
This page contains regular updates on any safeguarding events happening in Doncaster.
Families Information Service provides information, advice and guidance for parents, carers, practitioners, children and young people on a wide range of services and activities/events available in Doncaster and beyond.
As a Young Carer you can find helping someone very rewarding, but you also have the right to be looked after.
If you are experiencing abuse from a partner, ex-partner or family abuse this is domestic abuse and help is available for you.
Local Council Tax Reduction helps people on a low income pay their Council Tax.
We are committed to making our site accessible, inclusive and user friendly for everyone.
SMILE (Supportive Multi-Ability Inter-Generational Life Experiences) provides day activities and projects for older people, adults with learning disabilities, autism and individuals who require specialist support.
If you are having problems paying your council bills, you should let us know as soon as possible.