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Befriending provides companionship for isolated people, the chance to develop new relationships and opportunities to participate in social activities.

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    Age UK Mid Devon - Information and Advice at Cullompton

    Information and AdviceWe offer a 'one stop shop' for information and advice on issues that are concerning you, or problems you are facing. We provide you with easy access to information and support you in understanding the options, helping you make informed decisions.  Health and…
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    College Surgery (Culm Valley Centre for Health)Willand RoadCullomptonEX15 1FE

    Age UK Torbay - Befriending and Careline

    BefriendingVolunteers visit people for about 1 hour each week in their own home for a chat and a cup of tea, offering friendship and companionship. A friendly face or listening ear can make a positive difference to older people living in the community. CarelineCareline volunteers…
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    12 Dendy RoadPaigntonDevonTQ4 5DB

    Age UK Torbay - Companionship Care Service

    Groups of up to 3 people enjoy a half-day out with a fully trained member of staff, providing companionship and offering leisurely shopping, garden centre trips, scenic strolls, coffee stops and much more.  Transport to and from your home provided.  Charges apply.
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    Age UK Torbay, 216Torquay Road, Manor CornerPrestonPaigntonDevonTQ3 2HP

    Ageing Well Torbay

    Ageing Well Torbay is a six year project, funded by Big Lottery, which aims to reconnect communities and reduce social isolation amongst the 50+ generation across Torbay. Older people have told us they are isolated due to retirement, bereavement, low income, poor health and mobility,…
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    Torbay Community Development Trust4-8 Temperance StreetTorquayDevonTQ2 5PU

    Ashburton Community Care

    Welcome to Ashburton Community Care.  We are a local charitable group established with the aim of providing friendly support to elderly or isolated people in the Ashburton area. We work closely with DASH who provide transport services for the patients of Ashburton Surgery. The help we offer…
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    AshburtonNewton AbbotDevon

    Ask A Sister - Personal assistants for Independent Living Help

    Working in Teignbridge Torbay and South Hams, Ask A Sister is helping people enjoy independent living in South Devon, by providing companionship and practical support, to help with everyday tasks that now seem just that little bit more difficult! Ask A Sister is about helping…
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    Barnstaple Live at Home Scheme

    Variety of activities to assist people over 60 living in their own homes, including a weekly lunch club, activities afternoon, befriending, shopping, trips and much more. The service operates from Norah Bellot Court in Barnstaple and is open to anyone, where activities are taking place at…
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    3, Boutport Street, Mermaid WalkBarnstapleDevonEX31 1RH

    Blackdown Support Group

    The Blackdown Support Group is a registered charity working from offices at The Blackdown Practice in Hemyock We aim to relieve sickness, loneliness and isolation by connecting local people in need with local volunteers who can offer them practical support. Our services cover the 200sq…
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    The SurgeryStation RoadHemyockCullmoptonDevonEX15 3SF

    Bovey Community Care

    Welcome to Bovey Community Care.  We are a local charitable group established in 2013 with the aim of providing friendly support to elderly or isolated people in the Bovey Tracey area. The help we offer includes: Companionship and befriending Help with shopping Help with socialising…
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    British Red Cross

    The British Red Cross provides a wide range of services throughout the Cornwall, Devon, Dorset, Somerset and Channel Isles area. Fire and emergency support to the NHS, public events and and individuals Health and support services Hire mobility aids First aid courses Refugee support International…
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    British Red Cross SocietyLivingstone WayTauntonSomersetTA2 6BD
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