Falkirk Council

Falkirk Council
Telephone: 01324 506070

Local offices - Social Work

We have a number of Social Work offices within Falkirk and the surrounding area.

If you need access to a Social Work service, please contact our Social Work Contact Centre on:

01324 506400       

The Emergency Duty Team, our Social Work headquarters, and the Hospital Social Work Team (based at Falkirk Community Hospital) are also listed below.

The local offices are open from Monday to Friday 9.00am-5.00pm, but our offices in Bo'ness, Camelon, Laurieston and Meadowbank close over lunchtime (from 12.30-1.30pm).

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Emergency Duty Team

If you need an urgent social work service outwith the normal office hours, you can contact the Emergency Duty Team on 01786 470500. The team is there to help anyone experiencing personal or family problems that reach a crisis at nights, weekends or bank holidays.

Social Work headquarters

Denny Town House
Glasgow Road

Tel: 01324 506400
Fax: 01324 506401

Criminal Justice Service

The Criminal Justice Service is also based at Brockville, Hope Street, Falkirk, FK1 5RW.

You can contact them on 01324 506464 or fax 01324 506465.

Hospital Social Work Team


We have a team of social workers who can offer advice and guidance to patients and their families, and facilitate discharges from hospital.

This service is for adults and older people and is available Mondays to Fridays from 09:00-17:00. If you need advice about issues relating to children, please contact your local social work office.

Sensory Services Team

If you would like information and / or advice relating to visual or hearing impairment or wish to make a referral to the Sensory Services Team please contact us at

Forth Valley Sensory Centre
Redbrae Road

Tel: 01324 590875
Fax: 01324 590889


Local Social Work offices

The teams can be contacted through the Social Work Contact Centre on 01324 506400 or the addresses as follows:

Bo'ness Office

Gauze Road
EH51 9UE
(view location map here)|

Email: boness.swk@falkirk.gov.uk| *

This office covers Bo'ness and Blackness.


Grangemouth Office

Oxgang Road
(view location map here)|

Email: grangemouth.swk@falkirk.gov.uk| *

This office covers Grangemouth and Skinflats.


Laurieston Office (Children and Families services only)

1 James Street
FK2 9PZ    (view location map here)|

Email: laurieston.swk@falkirk.gov.uk| *

This office covers Laurieston, Polmont, Redding, Maddiston, Reddingmuirhead, Shieldhill, Rumford, Brightons, Wallacestone, Slamannan, Avonbridge, California, Limerigg.


Camelon Office

108b Glasgow Road
(view location map here)|

Email: camelon.swk@falkirk.gov.uk| *

Children and Families services only - This office covers Camelon, Hallglen, Tamfourhill, Callendar Park High Flats, Falkirk Town Centre, and addresses from Municipal Buildings westwards.

Community Care services only – The Bonnybridge/Rosebank team covers the Bonnybridge and Camelon areas to Rosebank.


Central Team (Community Care services only)

Brockville, Hope Street
Falkirk, FK1 5RW 

This office covers Bainsford, Langlees, Grahams Road (from Meeks Road north), Newcarron Court area, Middlefield / Bog area of Falkirk, Hallglen, Tamfourhill, Callendar Park High Flats and Falkirk Town Centre.


West Team (Community Care services only)

Carronbank House
Carronbank Crescent
FK6 6GA 
(view location map here)|

Email: denny.swk@falkirk.gov.uk| *

This office covers Denny, Larbert and Stenhousemuir areas.


Meadowbank Office (Community Care services only)

1 Salmon Inn Road
(view location map here)|

Email: meadowbank.swk@falkirk.gov.uk| *

1 Salmon Inn Road, Polmont, FK2 0XF

This office covers Laurieston, Polmont, Redding, Maddiston, Reddingmuirhead, Shieldhill, Rumford, Brightons, Wallacestone, Slamannan, Avonbridge, California, Limerigg.