What we do

The Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) helps people to live better for longer. We lead, shape and fund health and social care in England, making sure people have the support, care and treatment they need, with the compassion, respect and dignity they deserve.

DHSC is a ministerial department, supported by 28 agencies and public bodies.

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Contact DHSC

General enquiries

Ministerial Correspondence and Public Enquiries Unit
Department of Health and Social Care
39 Victoria Street

London
SW1H 0EU

Open Monday to Friday, 9.00am to 5.00pm

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  1. Read about the Freedom of Information (FOI) Act and how to make a request
  2. Check our previous releases to see if we’ve already answered your question
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Ministerial Correspondence and Public Enquiries Unit
Department of Health and Social Care
39 Victoria Street

London
SW1H 0EU

High profile groups within DHSC

Corporate information

Read about the types of information we routinely publish in our Publication scheme. Our Personal information charter explains how we treat your personal information.