Support at Home
Help for residents who need support with home related tasks, such as cleaning, meals, shopping and carers
01803 835 384
South Hams CVS
In Touch at Home West Devon
West Devon CVS has a directory which can help you access local services in and around Tavistock and Okehampton
Provide unpaid carers with the information and advice they need in their caring role.
0345 643 4435
A community interest company (CIC) providing support in West Devon for carers and their families
Tavistock Area Support Services
Support with health & wellbeing of the older population as well as those living with disabilities
Kingsbridge Age Concern
Supporting people over the age of 55 in the local community. Hosts regular lunches and Saturday morning breakfasts
Payable Service £15 PH De-cluttering of homes and maintenance on a weekly basis;
If you provide care for someone for more than 35 hours per week, you may be able to claim Carer's Allowance.
You could get £67.60 a week if you care for someone at least 35 hours a week and they get certain benefits.
You do not have to be related to, or live with, the person you care for.
You do not get paid extra if you care for more than one person.
If someone else also cares for the same person as you, only one of you can claim Carer's Allowance.
|Find out more and apply at Gov.UK|
Healthwatch can provide help and support to anyone who uses GPs, hospitals, dentists, pharmacies, care homes or other support services.
Citizens Advice Support 0800 520 0640
Citizens Advice Support
0800 520 0640
Friendly Faces is an enabling service available throughout Devon, which can help with everything from cooking and baking to pet care and shopping. They can also help with staying healthy, getting out and about, taking clients to clubs and groups and much, much more.
0800 043 1080