Are You OK Website

The Are You Ok website has been created by Torbay's Community Safety Partnership, Safer Communities Torbay, to provide information to anyone in Torbay who wants to find out:

> More about domestic abuse and violence

> How to access local help and support services

> How to support someone experiencing abuse or violence

Safer Communities Torbay is a Community Safety Partnership made up of statutory agencies in Torbay. Community Safety Partnerships exist by law (the Crime and Disorder Act 1998) and their main job is to reduce crime and disorder and make areas safer. Safer Communities Torbay covers three towns Torquay, Paignton and Brixham.

Whatever your age, or whether your concern is for yourself, a friend, or a family member, our website offers information and support for anyone affected by domestic abuse or sexual violence.

Services

Find out more about the services we offer by clicking the headings below


  1. Domestic abuse can happen to anyone of any age, from any background and of any sexual orientation. Domestic abuse or 'domestic violence' is the term used to describe abuse that takes place within a family setting or intimate relationship to anyone over the age of 16. Abuse suffered by someone under 16 is child abuse. Are you ok provides an online guide for anyone affected by domestic abuse, offering information about aspects of the issue, where to get help, and how to offer support.

Victim Care

The Victim Care Unit refers victims with their consent only to the Organisations that display this badge

I do not want to report the crime to the police but I still want support

Call: 0300 3030 554

Online: click here