The world can be a confusing place at the best of times, let alone during a pandemic. That's why we've put together this handy roadmap to help you navigate life in Torbay.
As part of the campaign we've put together some resources for young people to help you stay covered with tips on safer sex, careers, skills, education, housing, drug/ alcohol use and of course the dreaded covid-19.
Tips for staying Covid safe, including vaccination advice visit:
Homeless & need help?
If you are homeless or at risk of becoming homeless then please contact the Torbay Council Housing Team on:
Young People’s Housing Advice Service Devon
Independent housing advice for young people in Devon
Torbay Youth Trust
Young Devon help young people thrive for over 70 years and are passionate about putting young people at the heart of Devon.
Provide advice and support to young people aged under 18. We have services across Torquay,
Paignton and Brixham
The Eddystone Trust
Sexual health charity based in the South West, helping eliminate stigma around sexual health and a resource for testing, contraception and support.
phone: 0800 328 3508
Free condoms and contraceptions for under 25's in Torbay.
Devon Sexual Health
Sexual health resources, including information on contraception, STIs, testing and clinics
Careers & Training
Eat That Frog
Training & skills provider for young people in Torbay.
phone: 01803 551 551
South Devon College
Take your education further or start something new with South Devon College
Drug & Alcohol Services
Drug & Alcohol Service Torbay (18+):
Drug and alcohol support in Torbay
Multi purpose youth support in Torbay including drug & alcohol support
phone: 01803 290 330
Talk To Frank Torbay:
Drug and alcohol support from Talk To Frank.
Help in a Crisis
Get help with sexual harassment in Torbay:
Torbay Domestic Abuse Service (TDAS)
TDAS provide practical, non- judgemental support, advice and protection for all victims of domestic abuse in the Torbay area. Including confidential advice, one-to-one and group support sessions, and safe refuge houses.
0800 916 1474
Alternatively, call the Women’s Aid 24-hour helpline:
0808 2000 247
In an emergency, call 999
Get support with your mental health in Torbay...