Adult social care contact details

Contact details for care services

For all general enquiries relating to adults and older people, or if you wish to speak to an officer about adult care support, please contact Health and Adult Services.

You will also find a list of organisations to contact for specific issues such as mental health and financial assessments.

Health and Adult Services

The Royal Borough of Greenwich's Health and Adult Services provides a single point of contact for all adult services including:

  • information and advice
  • referral for all adult and older people's social care services
  • referral for community rehabilitation services and occupational therapy
  • adult safeguarding alerts
  • carers advice.

General enquiries

Initial Contact Officers

Second Floor,
The Woolwich Centre,
35 Wellington Street,
London SE18 6HQ

The Woolwich Centre is open Monday to Thursday 9am to 5.30pm, and Friday 9am to 4.30pm. It is closed at weekends.

Social care emergencies

For social care emergencies outside office hours call 020 8854 8888.

Community adult mental health services

Contact the Oxleas NHS Trust Recovery Team for more information about help for adults who require mental health support at:

Recovery Team, 
68 The Heights, 
London SE7 8JH

Telephone: 020 8269 4110 or 020 8269 4160.

Community Mental Health Team for Older People (over 65s)

Memorial Hospital,
London SE18 3RZ

Telephone: 020 8836 8670 or 020 8836 8671.

Opening hours: Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm.

The help that the team can give you includes support and advice on anxiety, depression, dementia with behaviour problems, memory problems and other serious mental health problems such as schizophrenia.

Learning disability services

Community Learning Disability Team,
The Woolwich Centre,
Wellington Street, 
London SE18 6HQ.
  • Telephone: 020 8921 4860
  • Fax: 020 8921 4888.

Financial assessment

Non-residential care - telephone:

  • 020 8921 2741
  • 020 8921 2728
  • 020 8921 2940
  • 020 8921 2953.

Residential or nursing care - telephone:

  • 020 8921 2872
  • 020 8921 2825
  • 020 8921 2875.