Somerset County Council


  • Adult Social CareSupports adults and older people who have disabilities, mental health problems, a sensory loss or general frailty
  • Business SupportWe work with external agencies to ensure that Somerset businesses have access to quality business advice and support
  • Children's Social CareWork with parents, carers and young people to offer advice and support before a situation reaches crisis point
  • Corporate Property TeamWe provide the lead on strategic property issues relating to the County Council
  • Children with Disabilities ServiceProvides support, equipment and care for disabled children and young people and those caring for them
  • Early Years and ChildcareWork to provide access to flexible, affordable and high quality childcare for all
  • Economic InformationCommission outside agencies to deliver programmes and projects and work in partnership with public and private sector bodies
  • Ethnic Minority Achievement serviceSupports and advises schools on meeting the needs of pupils learning English as an Additional Language and children from Minority Ethnic groups
  • Information GovernanceHandles data protection and the publishing of information to users of Council services
  • Public HealthFocuses on reducing health inequalities and increasing life expectancy in Somerset
  • Somerset Governor ServicesOffers advice and development opportunities to governors and clerks in Somerset schools
  • Somerset Learning PlatformYou can find details of planned and unplanned maintenance to the SLP here
  • Somerset Youth Offending TeamAims to reduce youth offending by working with young people who have been arrested for a crime, as well as their families, carers and victims