Community Support

The Place to go for members of the public.

As well as ensuring Third Sector Organisations are supported in Torfaen, we aim to ensure members of the public can get the support they need too. From here you can find contact details for a few organisations that can provide advice & support.




Contact number

Citizens Advice

Citizens Advice is an independent organisation specialising in confidential information and advice to assist people with legal, debt, consumer, housing and other problems.

Citizens Advice Torfaen

01633 876121


We work with people experiencing challenges with their mental health, and with communities who want to create a greater sense of connection, ownership and wellbeing in the places they live.


01495 760390


 We’re here for anyone in a situation that makes it hard to live safely at home. That could be due to mental health problems, substance misuse, domestic violence or other challenges. We provide the space, support and skills for those times when people are ready to build themselves a brighter, safer future.


01267 225555

Community Connectors

Torfaen Connectors support and enable people to find suitable activities, groups and networks that join like minded people who may have similar interests. This helps encourage participation and engagement in the community and builds self-confidence, resilience and well-being.

Torfaen Community Connectors

01495 742397


Housing support can help you access the tools and skills needed to find accommodation and live independently in your own home.

Gateway Torfaen

01495 766949


We aim to help people to get where they want to be in life, we believe in people. We provide accommodation, support, advice, education, training and employment.


0330 175 9726

Torfaen Adult Learning

The Adult Community Learning service in Torfaen provides a range of high-quality courses to inspire adults from across the county in a friendly, encouraging and supportive environment.

Torfaen Adult Learning

01633 647647

Building Resilient Community

The Building Resilient Communities team works closely with the CFW & CFW + to provide a package of wrap around support. This includes practical and emotional support to help individuals and families to overcome the challenges that difficult events in life can present.

Building Resilient Community

01495 742131

Disability Advice Project

DAP provides a welfare rights service to support disabled people, their families and carers.


01633 485865

Torfaen & Blaenau Gwent Mind

We can provide advice, support and assistance and can support a warm handover into other service and the opportunities across Torfaen

Torfaen Mind

01495 757 393

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