New Chapel Street Surgery

01633 485 155

Child and Family Support

There are many services in Torfaen providing advice and support to parents and their children.

National Domestic Violence Helpline

0808 2000 247

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Helpline: 0808 800 5000

If you’re worried about a child, even if you’re unsure, contact NSPCC professional counsellors for help, advice and support.


0800 1111: offers free, confidential advice and support for any child 18 years or under, whatever the worry.


Mental Health Support with specific advice on ‘Coronavirus and your well being’.


Supporting children and young people and their parents/carers with their mental health and well being. Specific advice on managing self-isolation and anxiety about coronavirus.

Dewis Cymru

Dewis Cymru is the place to go if you want information or advice about your well being or want to know how you can help somebody else.

Torfaen Family Information Service

The Torfaen Family Information Service provides advice on local baby and toddler groups, youth groups, play schemes and childcare.  It also provides information and links to local groups for parents and children with addition needs or medical problems.

Torfaen County Borough Council

Health and Social Care

Breast Feeding

There is lots of help and advice available to support breastfeeding mums

Local Breastfeeding Groups