Coronavirus

Following government advice our regular drama group sessions were adapted to digital delivery for the period from March to July. We will be resuming live in-person sessions in September, but spaces will be limited and group sizes capped.

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If you have any questions please feel free to contact us.

 

Do you need support?

Torbay Council have compiled a page of local resources.
https://www.torbay.gov.uk/health-and-wellbeing/public-health/coronavirus/community-help/

Torbay Culture have also created a list of resources for organisations and individuals in the cultural and creative sector.
https://www.torbayculture.org/news/2020/3/17/torbay-culture-coronavirus-statement

Torbay Community Coronavirus Helpline

If you’re in need of help while self-isolating call the Torbay Community Coronavirus Helpline.

01803 446022 – 8am-8pm, 7 days a week
01803 857727 – 9am-4:30pm, Monday-Friday

Services available to access via the helpline include;

  • Befriending service
  • Companionship
  • Collection of pensions, prescriptions and food
  • Family support
  • Financial advice
  • Mental health support

For more advice and support visit the Torbay Help Hub.

The Torbay Community Coronavirus Helpline is operated by staff, volunteers, associates and partners of both Torbay Community Development Trust (lead) and Brixham Does Care.

 

Are you looking for a way to help?

 

Re4orm

Re4orm are busy helping families across Torbay and have pledged to continue providing hundreds of nutritious meals and much-needed food parcels, every week for as long as they’re needed. Over the last 5 weeks over 4000 meals and hundreds of food parcels have been delivered across Torbay. A donation of £2 will feed a family of 4 and ensure they receive wholesome and nutritious food. If you are able to, please contribute to their fundraising campaign. https://www.justgiving.com/crowdfunding/katie-cavanna-3

 

Torbay Food Alliance

An urgent appeal has gone out for more food for the network of Torbay food banks. Demand has more than doubled in recent weeks because of the Coronavirus crisis and 12 organisations have come together to meet demand and distribute food across Torbay. If you are able to, please support this very necessary and important organisation. https://www.crowdfunder.co.uk/torbay-food-alliance

 

Torbay Community Coronavirus Helpline

Helpline for those affected by the Coronavirus Pandemic, open to the people of Torbay to request help, volunteer their assistance or refer anyone they believe/know needs help. https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScXfCikatEQtW2Gpesn5qjdlacx5-WUSxh0r9XrKNDB_j9QDA/viewform