People

The People department provides support to people across the Borders. The department is divided into the following service areas.

Health and Social Care Integration

This service delivers the following functions:

  • Locality teams
  • Occupational therapy
  • Residential homes
  • Day services
  • Learning disability services
  • Physical disability services
  • Joint integrated mental health service
  • Strategic commissioning

Children and Young People

This service delivers the following functions:

  • Schools
  • Integrated early years services
  • Adoption and fostering
  • Integrated locality services
  • Looked after children
  • Youth justice
  • Residential child care
  • Child protection

Social Work

This service delivers the following functions:

  • Out of hours service
  • Bordercare
  • Criminal justice
  • Mental Health
  • Child and adult protection