Social Services

Services we provide

Adult Social Services

We provide a range of services for adults with care needs, for example older people, people with mental health problems, people with physical disabilities or people who have a learning difficulty.  An assessment of need is the basis for deciding what kind and level of services should be provided.  Access to services is then arranged to meet individual care needs and can include:

Child Care Services

We provide a range of services for vulnerable children and families, provided through a combination of direct and purchased provision and includes:

Child Protection

Child Protection within the Stirling Council area is overseen by the Clackmannanshire and Stirling Child Protection Committee (CPC).  Clackmannanshire and Stirling CPC is a multi-agency forum responsible for the development, co-ordination and review of child protection inter-agency policy and practice across Clackmannanshire and Stirling.  The CPC is responsible for ensuring that child protection activity complies with national and local standards and aims to promote better outcomes for children and young people.

Criminal Justice Services

Criminal Justice services includes responsibilities for supervising:

We also provide social work services at Cornton Vale Prison under a service level agreement with the Scottish Prison Service.

Service User and Carer involvement strategy  

 Stirling and Clackmannanshire Councils are working together across Social Services and Education Services.  Please refer to our shared services for further information.