Welcome to Newton Abbot Town Council

Covid 19 (Coronavirus) – Advice and Support

For the latest Teignbridge District Council support hotline information please CLICK HERE

Should you need any advice and support at this difficult time, please contact –

Adults           – Customer Services, CARE DIRECT, Adult Social Care, Devon County Council – Telephone: 0345 155 1007 Out of hours – 0345 6000 388

Children        – Multi-Agency Safeguarding Hub (MASH) on 0345 155 1071 or email [email protected] Out of hours – 0345 6000 388

Generally      – https://www.pinpointdevon.co.uk/

Community and Voluntary Services (CVS)  – Supporting people that support others, providing advice on staying safe and legal.
Contact Susan Wroe 01626 326120 or email [email protected]

Newton Abbot Covid 19 Mutual Aid – Provide a service to collect prescriptions and shopping. For Guide lines CLICK HERE
Contact Jane Haden 07954 054459 or email, [email protected] or see the Facebook Page https://www.facebook.com/search/top/?q=newton%20abbot%20covid-19%20mutual%20aid&epa=SEARCH_BOX

Teign Covid-19 – Trying to bring together useful information and advice from a range of sources out there into one easy to access place and signpost to and augment the stretched resources and good work going on locally. https://teigncovid19.co.uk

Community groups offering help

There are a number of groups who can help with shopping, prescription, telephone prescriptions and one to one support.

Newton Abbot, Kingsteignton 

Kingscare League of Friends 
9am – 4pm 
Charity providing volunteer support.
01626 357090
[email protected]

Newton Abbot, Kingskerswell, Ipplepen 

Newton Abbot Mutual Aid Group 
9am – 4pm
Community Action response group.
07954 054459
[email protected]

Kerswella Care – based at  Kingskerswell Health Centre

Gill Gould on 07554 667037 or  Fiona Sykes 07765 775873 or Helen  at the Church Office on 01803 873006

We offer shopping, prescription delivery and general phone support for any household problems and a Check-in and Chat service for those who just want to talk

Food banks

Newton Abbot (Buckland) and Teignbridge – can deliver 

THAT Foodbank (Teignbridge Homeless Action Today) 
THAT Place, 8 Queensway House, Buckland, Newton Abbot, TQ12 4BA.
Monday to Wednesday: 11am – 2pm. Thursday and Friday: 10am – 1pm.
01626 437310.

Newton Abbot (Kingsteignton) – can deliver

HITS Foodbank (Homeless in Teignbridge Support)
Abbrook Park, Strap Lane, Kingsteignton, Newton Abbot, TQ12 3PS.
Call to arrange. 01626 906371.