Protecting the health of people in Torbay and responding to any health-related emergencies is part of our public health role. This includes making sure that there is a good uptake of local vaccinations and screening programmes.

It covers a range of areas including:

  • Infectious diseases
  • Chemicals and poisons
  • Radiation
  • Emergency response
  • Environmental health hazards

To report a concern about an infectious disease or get professional advice contact the Public Health England Opens in a new window Health Protection Team on 0300 3038162