Cumbriia County Council Opening Hours - Chrustmas and New Year 2019

Date Posted: 19th Dec 2019

Cumbria County Council's Christmas and New Year opening hours 2019-20

Cumbria County Council will continue to provide key services over the Christmas and New Year period.

Most council offices across the county will be open as normal on Friday 27, Monday 30 and Tuesday 31 December.

Offices will be closed on weekends and bank holidays - Wednesday 25 December Christmas Day, Thursday 26 December Boxing Day, Wednesday 1 January, and will reopen as per normal office hours on Thursday 2 January 2020.

Offices will be open on Tuesday 24 December Christmas Eve until 3pm.

Here are more details of opening times, out-of-hours contacts, holiday cover arrangements and other relevant information.

Adult Social Care 

Residential and home care services operate 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

Adult Social Care offices opening hours are as follows:
Christmas Eve - 9am to 5pm                 

Christmas Day, Boxing Day - Closed
Friday 27 December - 9am to 5pm

Monday 30 December - 9am to 4.30pm

Tuesday 31 December - 9am - 4.30pm
New Year’s Day - Closed

Open usual hours from Thursday 2 January 2020.

When offices are closed, the social care out of hours emergency telephone service is 01228 526690 - this can be used 24-hours a day for adult social care emergencies.  You can also find our contact numbers on the website:

http://www.cumbria.gov.uk/healthandsocialcare/adultsocialcare/contact/localascoffices.asp

Children's Services 

Children's social care offices:

Christmas Eve - 9am to 5pm                                           

Christmas Day, Boxing Day - Closed
Friday 27 December - 9am to 5pm

Monday 30 December - 9am to 4.30pm

Tuesday 31 December - 9am - 4.30pm
New Year’s Day - Closed

Open usual hours from Thursday 2 January 2020.