Information in other formats
Are you Deaf, blind or have problems with your sight or hearing? Do you need information in another language?
We can provide information about our adult social care services
in a range of different formats including large print, Braille
or audio, or in an alternative langauge. Please contact the
Information & Knowledge Management Office for more
information about how you can get these.
If you are deaf and/or have some level of hearing loss and
British Sign language (BSL) is your chosen method of communication
then follow the link below to visit the Stockport Council
website where you will find a number of BSL videos on some of the
services provided. We can also arrange a BSL interpreter if
Look at the BSL videos
Are you Deaf and a BSL user?
If so we have weekly sessions where you can call in to
speak to someone who can help you.
Details of our Deaf Duty Sessions
If English is not your first language
If you need an interpreter to speak to someone from
Stockport Council, NHS Stockport, Stockport Homes or a local
voluntary organisation then this can be provided free of
charge. You can ask the organisation to arrange this for you or you
can contact Stockport Interpreting Unit direct. Interpreters are
currently available for the languages listed below.
Find our more about our interpreting
MCUK (Muslim Communities UK)
MCUK has been established with to serve the Muslim community
and to help bridge the gap between Muslims and local
Please note that links to websites will open in a new
Stockport Council (Interpreting Unit)
Address: 3 Bann Street, Edgeley, Stockport SK3 0EX
Phone: 0161 477 9000
Fax: 0161 480 1848
Stockport Council (ASC Info & Knowledge Management)
Address: 4th Floor, Stopford House, Piccadilly, Stockport SK1 3XE
Phone: 0161 474 4626
Fax: 0161 474 4666
Minicom: 0161 217 6024
If you are still unsure then you can contact the Adult Social Care Team and they may be able to advise you. You can contact them from 8am to 6pm, Monday to Friday on 0161 217 6029.