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Damage and injury claim

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If you have been injured or your property has been damaged while you were using the road you have the right to make a claim for compensation.

Day opportunities and day care for adults requiring care

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Day opportunities include social groups, lunch clubs, volunteering, shopping, and so much more. Day care is available in a resource centre, community building or a residential home. Day care is run by professional caring staff who provide a range of different activities to take part in.

Dead animal disposal

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How to correctly dispose of a dead animal.

Deaf people

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Information about hearing loss and what support is available.

Death and bereavement

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When somebody dies you need to talk to some organisations and fill in documents needed by law.

Death certificates

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Apply for a death certificate through our website.

Definitive map

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The Definitive Map and Statement are paper documents available to view at the County Council Offices, District and Borough Council Offices and some public libraries.

Deprivation of liberty (DOLs)

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The Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards is an addendum to the Mental Capacity Act 2005. Find out about applying online.

Dial-a-ride-services

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Information on dial-a-ride and community voluntary transport schemes in your area.

Digital Staffordshire

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View our Digital Staffordshire website for information about the digital toolkit, innovations and our digital blog.

Dignity in care

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Find out about the Dignity in Care Awards

Direct payments for care

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A direct payment is when your personal budget is paid directly to you to buy your own care and support in line with your assessed needs.

Disabled persons bus passes

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Apply, renew or replace a disabled persons bus pass.

Disabled persons parking bays

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Information about how to apply for a disabled persons parking bay.

Domestic abuse

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If you, or someone you know, is affected by domestic abuse, help is available.

Door disposal

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How to correctly dispose of a door.

Drainage and flooding

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Find out about the flooding of drains on the highways, and how to report an issue.

Drinking less alcohol

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Drinking less alcohol can benefit you and the people around you. Find our helpful resources to help you drink less and live better.

Driver training

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Find out about a variety of courses, from pre-driver training right through to defensive driver training.

Dropped kerbs (vehicle access crossings)

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A dropped kerb or a vehicle access crossing allows vehicles to safely cross the pavement and enter a driveway from the road.

Drugs

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Information about experiencing difficulties with drugs, and how to access support.

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Effective financial management, supporting a strong economy and people's independent living recognised in report

Effective financial management, supporting a strong economy and people's independent living recognised in report

Commitments to grow Staffordshire's economy, find new ways to ensure people can continue to live independently and support vulnerable residents in Staffordshire have been detailed in a report published this week.
Date:
20 February 2020
Skills and apprenticeship drive continues as county sees near full employment

Skills and apprenticeship drive continues as county sees near full employment

Supporting people to gain the skills they need to access higher value jobs remains a focus for the county council as Staffordshire continues to see near full employment.
Date:
18 February 2020
Main road set for three-week improvement scheme

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Date:
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