Profiles

Totnes

What do we know about young people in Totnes?

  • 15.3% of children 0-15 are benefits dependent in the Totnes Learning Community (12.4% for DCC as a whole)
  • There are approximately 2,200 0-24 year olds in Totnes

Third sector agencies working in Totnes

  • ASD Support Group
  • Lifeworks
  • Robin Respite and Skills Centre
  • South Hams Citizen Advice
  • Totnes and Dartmouth Ring and Ride
  • Breaking the Barrier
  • Devon CAP (DV)
  • Meningitis Trust
  • Breakthrough Transformation Trust
  • Devon in Sight at Totnes
  • Shine Charity – Southern Devon
  • Totnes Children’s Centre Young Parents Group
  • Churches – Gospel Hall, Monday Club & Friday Club
  • Music Session by the Jamming Station
  • Sports:
    • Bowling
    • Tennis
    • Canoeing
    • Climbing
    • Rowing
    • Football and Rugby
  • Youth Leisure Night 13-19 – DYS and Tare Leisure Partnership
  • Proud 2 Be LGBT – youth and adult group + Terrace Café
  • SKY – Steamer Key Youth Club – run by ‘Bridgetown Alive’ (Charity) – 1 session a week for 8-12 year olds

Public sector agencies working in Totnes

  • DCC Adoption Support Services
  • Children in Care nurse
  • Careers South West
  • JACAT/SAC South Devon
  • South and West DPLS
  • Integrated Children Services
  • CAMHS Southern Devon
  • Early Help Coordinator
  • Speech and Language Therapy Services
  • Young Volunteers Group (Totnes Library)
  • Pulse Youth Venue
  • Lunch time Link-up KEVICC

Following face to face feedback from Devon Youth Service Staff and comments on the web site the information on this page has been updated.