General advice and support

Wide range of organisations offering services, support and advice for people working in, living in and visiting Devon.

Listings include advice on and/or support with:

Advocacy

Bereavement

Consumer issues

Employment issues

Family mediation

and a wide range of other issues.

27 Services found
  • Age Concern South Molton

    We run a charity shop and drop-in centre in the main square of South Molton.
    Providing a warm friendly place to sit and chat with a cup of tea.
    Also an information and advice service...

    2 Broad Street,South Molton,EX36 3AB
    01769 574160
    info@ageconcern.eclipse.co.uk
    http://acsm.btck.co.uk
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  • Age UK – Devon

    Supporting older people mainly across the rural areas of Devon, covering Torridge, West Devon, South Hams, Teignbridge, East Devon, Mid Devon and North Devon. ...

    Manaton Court,Matford Business Park,Exeter,EX2 8PF
    0333 241 2340
    info@ageukdevon.co.uk
    http://www.ageuk.org.uk/
    https://twitter.com/age_uk
    https://www.facebook.com/ageuk
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  • Citizens Advice – Torridge, North, Mid and West Devon (formerly CAB)

    We provide free, confidential, independent and impartial advice to everyone on any issue, spanning debt and employment to consumer and housing plus everything in between.

    We offer...

    TNMWD Citizens Advice,1-3 Bridge Buildings,The Strand,Barnstaple,EX32 8LW
    03444111444
    info@ruraldevoncab.org.uk
    http://ruraldevoncab.org.uk
    https://twitter.com/tnmwdcab
    https://www.facebook.com/AdviceTorridgeNorthMidWestDevonCAB/
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  • Citizens Advice East Devon

    Providing free, impartial and confidential advice and information on a range of issues, based across the East Devon District Council area. Helping with most everyday problems including entitlement...

    TNMWD Citizens Advice,1-3 Bridge Buildings,The Strand,Barnstaple,EX32 8LW
    03444111444
    03003300650
    http://www.eastdevoncab.org.uk/
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  • Civil Legal Advice

    You might be able to get free and confidential advice from Civil Legal Advice (CLA) as part of legal aid.
    You can get help from CLA for problems including:
    debt, if your home is at...

    TNMWD Citizens Advice,1-3 Bridge Buildings,The Strand,Barnstaple,EX32 8LWNational Service,
    03453454345
    http://gov.uk/civil-legal-advice
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  • Cruse Bereavement Care – Devon area

    Cruse Bereavement Care is here to support you after the death of someone close. They have local offices in which to meet with people across...

    3 Palace Gate,Exeter,EX1 1JA
    03003305466
    08088081677
    devon@cruse.org.uk
    http://cruse.org.uk/Devon-area
    http://twitter.com/CruseCare
    https://www.facebook.com/pages/Cruse-Bereavement-Care/54500061511
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  • Devon Advocacy Consortium

    Advocacy is about taking action to help people say what they want, secure their rights, represent their interests and to get the services they need. Advocates can visit you at home or a place of...

    Living Options Devon,Units 3-4 Cranmere Court,Lustleigh Close,Matford Business Park,Exeter,EX2 8PW
    03003435707
    dac@seap.org.uk
    http://devonadvocacy.org.uk
    http://www.twitter.com/LivingOptions
    http://www.facebook.com/livingoptionsdevon/?fref=nf
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  • Devon in Sight

    Devon in Sight is a local charity providing practical help and advice to people affected by sight loss, to maximise their independence, wellbeing and choice.

    Our Resource Centres offer...

    Station House,Topsham,Exeter,EX3 0EN
    01392876666
    01392878800
    enquiries@devoninsight.org.uk
    http://devoninsight.org.uk
    http://www.twitter.com/devoninsight
    http://www.facebook.com/devoninsight/
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  • Foodbanks – The Trussell Trust

    The Trussell Trust partners with local communities to help stop UK hunger. The Trussell Trust’s 400-strong network of foodbanks provides a minimum of three days’ emergency food and support to...

    Unit 9, Ashfield Trading Estate,Ashfield Road,Salisbury,SP2 7HL
    01722580180
    enquiries@trusselltrust.org
    http://trusselltrust.org
    http://twitter.com/trusselltrust
    http://facebook.com/trusselltrust
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  • Handy Vans (Home Repairs) – Royal British Legion

    The Royal Bristish Legion Handy Vans provide Armed Forces personnel, both serving and ex-Service, and their families, with home repairs and maintenance, allowing them to remian safe in their...

    Handy Vans Centre,The Royal British Legion,7 Avro Court, Lancaster Way,Ermine Business Park,Huntingdon,PE29 6XS
    08000320306
    homesupportadmin@britishlegion.org.uk
    http://britishlegion.org.uk
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  • Home-Start South and West Devon

    Offering one-to-one befriending and mentoring support to families with children under five to help them deal with the challenges they face, such as difficulties relating to a disability or rural...

    The Hub,Avon House,163 Ridgeway,Plympton,PL7 2HJ
    01752 249740
    077299911868
    homestart.shpt@gmail.com
    http://homestart-southandwestdevon.org.uk/
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  • Home-Start Teignbridge

    Offering one-to-one befriending and mentoring support to families with children under five to help them deal with the challenges they face, such as difficulties relating to a disability or rural...

    First Floor,9 Market Street,Newton Abbot,TQ12 2RJ
    01626353700
    office@homestart-teignbridge.org.uk
    http://www.homestart-teignbridge.org.uk/
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  • Home-Start Torridge and North Devon

    Local family support charity who offer one-to-one befriending and mentoring support to local families with a child under 5 who are experiencing difficulties relating to disability and/or rural...

    31 Bridgeland Street,Bideford,EX39 2PS
    01271423229
    https://www.home-start.org.uk/home-start-torridge-north-devon
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  • Living with Dementia

    A website providing information, advice and support for people living with dementia or caring for someone with...

    31 Bridgeland Street,Bideford,EX39 2PS
    https://new.devon.gov.uk/adultsocialcareandhealth/health-and-wellbeing/services-for-people-with-dementia/
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  • Momentum Exeter

    Momentum is a peer support group for non-offending adult male survivors of childhood sexual abuse. They offer support both through meeting up and over the...

    31 Bridgeland Street,Bideford,EX39 2PSExeter,
    07773151080
    08088010331
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  • North Devon Community Mediation Service

    Neighbour dispute resolution is a way of helping people explore problems. Conducted in a safe, sensitive and confidential manner, solutions acceptable to everyone are able to be reached without the...

    Dartington North Devon Charitable Ttrust,Home visits across North Devon,
    0845 2012556
    info@ndcmediation.org
    http://www.ndcmediation.org/
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  • Positive People

    Community programme helping people to develop new skills and build a career. Positive People
    Support includes:
    Personal development – help to build confidence, health and...

    Dartington North Devon Charitable Ttrust,Home visits across North Devon,Tiverton,
    01884 235095
    07803 406776
    employment.bureau@pluss.org.uk
    https://www.pluss.org.uk/services/positive-people
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  • Refugee Support Devon

    We support refugees and their families; rebuilding their lives in safety and dignity so they can be treated with respect and understanding as equal members of society. We provide advice, English...

    Refugee Support Devon,Exeter Community Centre,17 St Davids Hill,Devon,Exeter,EX4 3RG
    01392682185
    info@refugeesupportdevon.org.uk
    http://www.refugeesupportdevon.org.uk
    http://www.facebook.com/RefugeeSupportGroupDevon
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  • Relate – Barnstaple

    Offering relationship counselling in the Tarka Clinic in...

    The Tarka Clinic,Paiges Lane,Barnstaple,EX31 1EF
    03007729681
    http://relate.org.uk
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  • Relate – Exeter and District

    Services offered
    - Relationship Counselling
    - Children and Young People's Counselling
    - Sex Therapy
    - Mediation
    Based in Exeter - also offering...

    Verney House,115 Sidwell Street,Exeter,EX4 6RY
    03007729681
    reception@exrelate.org.uk
    http://relate-ed.org.uk
    http://twitter.com/RelateExeter
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  • Relate – Plymouth, South Devon and Tavistock

    Offering:
    - Relationship Counselling
    - Sex Therapy
    - Children and Young People's Counselling
    - Family Counselling
    Delivering services in:

    4 East Street,Torquay,TQ2 5SD
    01803299001
    01752213131
    sdevonrelate@btconnect.com
    http://www.relateplymouth.co.uk/
    https://twitter.com/RelatePlymouth
    https://www.facebook.com/Relate-Plymouth-and-South-Devon-1457714874459247/timeline/
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  • Samaritans – Exeter, East and Mid Devon

    Support for anyone in emotional distress.
    Free phone number:...

    10 Richmond Road,Exeter,EX4 4JA
    116123
    01392411711
    jo@samaritans.org
    http://samaritans.org/branches/samaritans-exeter-mid-east-devon
    http://twitter.com/samaritans
    http://facebook.com/samaritanscharity
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  • Samaritans – North Devon and North Cornwall

    Offering support to anyone who is in emotional distress.
    Freephone number: 116...

    2 Summerland Street,Barnstaple,EX32 8JJ
    116123
    01271374343
    jo@samaritans.org
    http://samaritans.org/branches/samaritans-north-devon-and-north-cornwall
    twitter.com/samaritans
    facebook.com/samaritanscharity
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  • Samaritans – South Devon

    Offering support to anyone in emotional distress.
    Free phone number: 116...

    21 Warren Road,Torquay,TQ2 5TQ
    116123
    01803299999
    jo@samaritans.org
    http://samaritans.org/branches/samaritans-south-devon
    http://twitter.com/samaritans
    http://facebook.com/samaritanscharity
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  • Stope Abuse for Everyone (SAFE)

    Stop Abuse for Everyone (SAFE) works as part of a multi-agency strategy, to end domestic violence in Exeter, East and Mid Devon. SAFE continues to work collaboratively with other domestic violence...

    .,Exeter,.
    03030300112
    nfo@safe-services.org.uk
    http://safe-services.org.uk
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  • Supporting Rural Independent Living (SRIL) – TTVS

    Supporting Rural Independent Living (SRIL) is an innovative project, managed by TTVS, that helps older people living in some of the most rurally isolated areas in Torridge.

    The project...

    14 Bridgeland Street,Bideford,EX39 2QE
    01805622666
    07814740055
    patriciab@torrage.org.uk
    https://www.sril.org.uk/
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  • Together Drug and Alcohol Services – EDP

    EDP Drug & Alcohol Services is the registered charity that delivers Together Drug & Alcohol Service across the whole of Devon. They offer all sorts of programmes and activities to support...

    14 Bridgeland Street,Bideford,EX39 2QEExeter,
    08002335444
    info@together-devon.org.uk
    http://www.edp.org.uk/together/
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