Thanks so much to Linc Cymru for putting together this guide to some of the organisations offering support in Torfaen.
Services, opening hours and staffing levels are changing daily and online information may not be updated quickly so please be understanding if you’re contacting any of these organisations.
Benefit Support /Council Tax
Click here for info on help and advice for things including housing and council tax benefits, backdated benefits, discretionary housing payments, the local housing allowance and Universal Credit information
Contact if your worried about council tax payments, court or bailiff action
Click here for updates on service closures and COVID-19 information.
Gateway Credit Union
Click for info on the credit union’s savings and loans. You can also call 01495 742500 or email email@example.com
Torfaen Age Connects
Visit the Age Connect Torfaen website for details of how their services are affected. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 01495 769264
Torfaen Care and Repair Service
Visit the Care and Repair website for details on how their services are affected. Call 0300 111 3333
Torfaen Family Information Service
Torfaen Care and Support Services Directory
Visit their site to find out about supporting services available in Torfaen.
Torfaen Meals on Wheels
Visit their site to find out more about the service.
Public Health Wales
Visit their site for daily updates on the coronavirus situation in Wales.
Local services directory – Dewis Cymru
Dewis Cymru is a massive A-Z online directory of services in your area, from pharmacists to help groups.
Out of hours chemists
Visit this site to find out what chemists are available in the area.