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Brixham Does Care

Brixham Does Care is a registered befriending charity which attempts to combat loneliness, isolation and despair. We offer support to people of all ages living in Brixham and surrounding communities.

Brixham Does Care Aims

  • To relieve social isolation and improve quality of life 
  • Inspire people to be involved as valued members of the community 
  • Support and encourage wellbeing, raise awareness and promote understanding 
  • Help individuals to overcome challenges and to provide befriending support in the home and out in the community
  • Reassure all those who are vulnerable and encourage independence.

We provide a safe and friendly environment to encourage social interaction by: 

  • Offering a wide variety of community activities, groups and excursions 
  • Providing support, information and signposting 
  • A community cafe for friendship and affordable refreshments 
  • Lunch club to bring people together to enjoy a hot meal and to socialise with friends 
  • To provide financial advice through the FAIR project including Attendance Allowance and Blue Badge forms 
  • To encourage health and wellbeing 
  • Supporting and training a committed team          
  • Working closely with other organisations and acting as a facilitator to ensure that the needs of our local people are met 

From 1st April 2019 we will be running a new Centre called the Friends Centre, on the Health & Welbeing Site in Brixham (Hosiptal site) - this will be a day centre for the elderley and rentable rooms - more information to follow once we open.

 

Contact

Contact Name
James Sparks
Contact Position
Manager
Telephone
01803857727
E-mail
manager@brixhamdoescare.co.uk admin@brixhamdoescare.co.uk
Website
Brixham Does Care
Facebook
Find us on Facebook

Venue

Address
Old Market Hall, Town Hall
New Road
Brixham
Devon
Postcode
TQ5 8LX
Facilities
Toilet facilities
Wheelchair accessible

Further information

Contact provider for costs?
No
Table of costs
Table of costs
AmountCost Type
£2.00 Per session
Cost Details
We offer a range of groups and activities here in our building - it is £2 to attend, which includes your refreshments. We provide transport to some of our groups - £2 covers both ways.
Display Date/Time
9.45am - 4.00pm
Referral required?
No
Referral details

Call and request information

Waiting list?
No
Age range
18 years to
DBS check?
(formerly CRB)
Yes
Last updated: 10/11/2020
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