Information & Advice

Torbay Advice Network offers information and advice on a range of topics that might be affecting you, including social welfare and healthcare issues.

Most of the information you need can be found on this website. You’ll also find links that send you to other sources including local community groups and national organisations like the Citizen’s Advice Bureau and Shelter England.

Click on the topic you want to learn more about:

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Discover which benefits you’re entitled to (Carers Allowance, PIP, Housing benefit, tax credits etc) and how to get them.

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See which care services are available in your local area, and the support you can get if you are ill, making a will, arranging a funeral and more.

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Find out more about debt, what to do if you’re having money troubles and who in the local community might be able to help you.

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Understand your rights as a tenant, property-owner or homeless person and get advice on how to manage your housing situation.

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