Children & Families

Children & Families Contacts

Telephone Numbers and Local Offices

There are maps of the localities which may help.

For general enquiries, please use the comments and enquiries form

Opening Times

Our local offices are open from 9am to 5pm Monday to Thursday and from 9am to 4pm on Friday.

If you know the name of the person you need to speak to please ring 01392 383000 and say the name when prompted.

Outside office hours, 5pm to 9am and at weekends and public holidays, please contact our Emergency Duty Service on 0345 600 0388.

back to top

Children and families

For ongoing Children's Social Work enquiries ring 0345 155 1078.

Please note: The Children and Families service for the Okehampton area is covered from the Tavistock office.

  • Devon County Council
    Taw View
    North Walk
    Barnstaple
    EX31 1EE
    Location Map

    Fax: 01271 388721

  • Devon County Council Children's Social Work
    PO Box 810
    Exeter
    EX1 9UZ

    Fax: 01392 384439

  • Estuary House Collett Way
    Newton Abbot
    TQ12 4PH

    Fax: 01392 384903

  • Abbey Rise
    Whitchurch Road
    Tavistock
    PL19 9AS
    Location map

    Fax: 01392 386748

  • Unit 7
    Oaklands Court
    Tiverton Business Park
    Tiverton Way
    Tiverton
    Devon
    EX16 6TG
    Location map

    Fax: 01392 384187

  • PO Box 253
    Totnes
    TQ9 9FA
    Location map

back to top

Intervention Services – Supervised Contact Service

  • Enquiries relating to supervised contacts county wide
    01392 386335

  • Intervention Services
    15 – 21 Rifford Road
    Exeter
    EX2 5JT

back to top

Leaving care teams

  • Taw View
    North Walk
    Barnstaple
    EX31 1EE
    Location Map

    Tel: 0345 155 1078
    Fax: 01271 388721

  • Devon County Council Children's Social Work
    PO Box 810
    Exeter EX1 9UZ

    Fax: 01392 384439

  • YES
    11 Queen Street
    Newton Abbot
    TQ12 1AQ
    Location map

    Tel: 01392 381992
    Fax: 01626 203053

back to top

Children with Special Needs - Joint Agency Teams

  • Integrated Children's Services
    Springfield Court
    Fishleigh Road
    Roundswell Business Park
    Barnstaple
    Devon
    EX31 3UD

    Telephone 01271 384000

  • One Capital Court
    Unit 1a Bittern Road
    Sowton Industrial Estate
    Exeter
    EX2 7FW

    Tel: 01392 384444
    Fax: 01392 383783

  • Fairfield House
    New Street
    Honiton
    EX14 1BS
    Location Map

    Tel: 01392 384444
    Fax: 01392 384488

  • Unit 7
    Oaklands Court
    Tiverton Business Park
    Tiverton Way
    Tiverton
    Devon
    EX16 6TG
    Location map

    General enquiries telephone line: 08448 805 838
    Fax: 01392 384187

back to top

Southern Joint Agency Team

  • Abbey Rise
    Whitchurch Road
    Tavistock
    PL19 9AS
    Location map

    Tel: 01803 763500
    Fax: 01392 386748

  • Lescaze Office
    Shinners Bridge
    Dartington
    Nr Totnes
    TQ9 6JE
    Location map

    Tel: 01803 763500
    Fax: 01803 763501

back to top

Adoption

Please see Devon Adoption

back to top

Fostering

Please see Fostering in Devon