Scottish Borders - Social Work
Newtown St Boswells
Public phone: 0300 100 1800
Website URL: http://www.scotborders.gov.uk
Service offered: Social work services for the Borders area. Provides criminal justice services and a range of social services for children/families, older people, people with disabilities, learning difficulties and mental health problems through 6 area offices. Several specialist teams. Also provides hospital based services. Out of hours emergencies phone 01896 752111.
Target group: General public and ex-offenders.
Area served: Scottish Borders - Hawick, Galashiels, Jedburgh, Kelso, Duns, Peebles.
How to contact: Phone (0300 100 1800) for further information. Open Monday to Thursday 8.45am - 5pm + Friday 8.45am - 3.45pm
Monday: 8.45am - 5pm
Tuesday: 8.45am - 5pm
Wednesday: 8.45am - 5pm
Thursday: 8.45am - 5pm
Friday: 8.45am - 3.45pm
Weekends: 01896 752111 (emergency out of hours number)
Wheelchair access: Yes - limited
Accessible toilets: Yes
Access notes: Parking for disabled drivers. Ramp. Wheelchair user access to ground floor. Loop system. Access to signers.
Languages other than English: Access to interpreters and BSL.
Year established: 0
Record last checked: 19 August 2021