Support Services & Adult Education on the Surf Coast

Torquay Community House

​Support and Referral Services at Torquay Community House


Torquay Counselling

Do you need to talk over any life issues such as; relationships, work/retirement, personal esteem or goal setting, grief and depression, family or life struggles? These sessions are with Jan Cheatley who has 30 years’ experience in the counselling field and specialises in empowering people and encouraging a positive life experience. Cost: $25 tel 5261 2583 for an appointment.


 Torquay Food Aid Drop Off The Welcome Place Drop Off
Torquay Community House is a place where you can drop off non-perishable (in date) food items for local families and/or asylum seekers.


Justice of the Peace

Contact us for details of  local JP’s


Surf Coast Legal Aid

Referral service 


 Free Tax Help
A free and confidential service provided by the Australian Tax Office for lower income earners who have simple tax affairs to complete. This service which is facilitated by trained volunteers is only available between July and end of October each year. Bookings 5261 2583. 


​Budgeting and Power Bill Service

By appointment

Emergency relief food package are also available for vulnerable people by calling call the coronavirus hotline on 1800 675 398.


​Find more information on these packages click HERE


Food Assistance Services During covid-19