Torbay young parents' support

Our experienced Young Parents' Service team at Matlock & Coverdale House in Torquay offer friendly and professional support in a shared environment.

Our activities programme includes support to:

  • Develop your skills to keep yourself safe and secure
  • Be independent but not isolated
  • Work with parents to develop their parenting skills through support and training including other agency partners
  • Access tenancy-related support
  • Look after your own health needs and well being as well as your children’s
  • Improve budgeting skills and gain confidence to deal with benefit claims
  • Manage your own paperwork and talk with professionals
  • Maintain good neighbourly relationships
  • Establish a positive social network
  • Be able to access social/cultural activities in the local community
  • Successfully attend college and apply for employment
  • Find voluntary work experience and meaningful occupation
  • Find independent move-on accommodation
  • Attend house group meetings covering a variety of your favourite topics
  • Use a crèche for the babies
  • Benefit from a health visitor drop-in service
  • Get actively involved in what we do

Welcome to Matlock & Coverdale House

Please watch our one minute introduction to customers' experience of our service

Get in touch

Torquay Young Parents' Project For more information on how to apply or for an informal discussion, please contact the Young Parents' Service in Torquay. 

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Telephone: 01803 200138

Young Parents Support and Accommodation Service, Matlock/Coverdale House, 8 St Luke's Road, Torquay TQ2 5NY