Gorbals/Govanhill Local Social Work Office

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Service summary

If you already have a social worker then you can contact them or their office direct. If you have not contacted social work before then contact Social Care Direct on 0141 287 0555.

Services available at this office: 

  • Children and Families - phone 0141 420 0060
  • Addictions - phone 0141 420 8100
Within South you can access other services as below:
Castlemilk: Adult Services; Older People; Physical Disability; Addictions 
Govan: Children and Families; Addictions
Pollok: Learning Disability; Adult Services & Older People; Physical Disability; Criminal Justice; Addictions
East Pollokshields: Community Development; Welfare Rights

Social Work Services are provided following an assessment of needs - read our pdf icon Eligibility Criteria [39kb] on how we decide if you are eligible for a service.

Service details


Opening times

Mon-Thu 08:45-16:45; Friday 08:45-15:55

Area served

Glasgow South
The page was last updated on 1 December 2021

Main address

New Gorbals Health and Care Centre
2 Sandiefield Road
G5 9AB

Main telephone

0141 201 5000