North Devon

You will find listings for a wide range of public and community service providers who offer their services to individuals and local communities across the North Devon area.

In this section you will find a comprehensive range of local services and service providers, who offer local services, help, assistance and information to all people in the local community; from young children, teenagers, adults, older people, Disabled people, carers, victims of crime, etc, as well as information on things like adult education and employment.

The public and community service providers in this section cover all areas of rural and urban North Devon. So you will find support services and community service providers operating or covering Barnstaple, Braunton, Combe Martin, Fremington, Ilfracombe, Instow, South Molton, Lynton and Lynmouth, a large proportion of Exmoor National Park and all surrounding villages and rural areas.

North Devon Council is responsible for services such as planning, recycling and rubbish collection, licensing, social housing queries, and council tax and housing benefit.

70 Services found
  • Age Concern Barnstaple & North Devon - Volunteer Drivers and Escorts

    The service provides transport to medical appointments, the weekly shopping, prescription collections, transport to a cash point or to the bank and some day care and social events, this is subject to...

    116-118 Boutport Street,Barnstaple,EX31 1TD
    01271 445131
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  • Age Concern North Devon - Older People's Support Services

    Offering a range of support for older people. Check the website for more...

    116 - 118 Boutport Street,Barnstaple,EX31 1TD
    01271 324488
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  • 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...

    2 Broad Street,South Molton,EX36 3AB
    01769 574160
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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. ...

    Age UK Devon,1 Manaton Court,Matford Business Park,Exeter,EX2 8PF
    0333 241 2340
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  • Barnstaple Library

    Opening hours:

    Mon: 09:00 - 18:00
    Tue: 09:00 - 18:00
    Wed: 10:00 - 18:00
    Thu: 09:00 - 18:00
    Fri: 09:00 - 18:00
    Sat: 09:00 -...

    Barnstaple Library,Tuly Street,Barnstaple,EX31 1EL
    01271 318780
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  • Barnstaple Live at Home


    Barnstaple Live at Home offers services and support to help older people lead independent, active and...

    Norah Bellot Court,Vicarage Street,Barnstaple,EX32 7ES
    01271 355010
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  • Beckcare Homes - Supported accommodation

    Beckcare Homes provide accommodation and support services to meet the needs of those most vulnerable in society in Ilfracombe and Barnstaple, North Devon.
    For men and women over 18 years of...

    Southleigh Runnacleave Road,Ilfracombe,EX34 8AQ
    01271 864707
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  • Blue Badge Parking Scheme

    The Blue Badge Scheme allows severely disabled people to park close to their destination, the Blue Badge holder can be the driver or a passenger. Organisations who help people with disabilities may...

    Devon County Council,Devon Social Care and Health,County Hall,Topsham Road,Exeter,EX2 4QD
    0345 155 1006
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  • Braunton Library

    Opening hours:

    Mon: 10:00 - 18:00
    Tue: *14:00 - 17:00*
    Wed: 10:00 - 13:00
    Thu: *09:00 - 13:00*
    Fri: 10:00 - 17:00
    Sat: 10:00 - 13:00

    Braunton Library,Chaloners Road,Braunton,EX33 2ES
    01271 812808
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  • Braunton Volunteers - Community Car Scheme

    Volunteer Car service for Hospital & other healthcare appointments, including dental appointments, covering Braunton, Croyde, Georgeham, Heanton, Chivenor and West...

    Christ Church,Chaloners Road,Braunton,EX33 2ES
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  • Bus Pass - National

    The National Bus Pass entitles the pass holder to free off-peak travel on local buses anywhere in England and is available to older people or those with certain disabilities. To find out whether you...

    Concessionary Bus Travel, Room 18,Matford Offices,County Hall,Topsham Road,Exeter,EX2 4QW
    01392 383 688
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  • Calvert Trust Exmoor

    Calvert Trust Exmoor is an accessible adventure centre enabling people of any age and ability to experience exciting, challenging and enjoyable activity holidays.
    The 5 star rated residential...

    Wistlandpound,Kentisbury,Barnstaple,EX31 4SJ
    01598 763221
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  • Carers Services

    Devon Carers
    Devon Young Carers
    Devon Carers...

    All of Devon,
    03456 434 435
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  • Carewise


    Supporting young carers aged 5 to 18 across North Devon and Torridge. Carewise aims to help young carers to; take time out...

    TTVS,14 Bridgeland Street,Bideford,EX39 2QE
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  • Childline

    ChildLine is a private and confidential service for children and young people up to the age of 19. Children and young people can contact a ChildLine counsellor at any time about anything - no...

    42 Curtain Road,London,EC2A 3NH,National Service,
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  • Chulmleigh Library

    Public Opening hours during term time:

    Tue: 09:00 - 16:00
    Wed: 09:00 - 16:00
    Thu: 09:00 - 15:00

    Public Opening hours during college holidays:

    Chulmleigh Library,Chulmleigh Community College,Fourways Cross,Chulmleigh,EX18 7AA
    01769 582126
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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...

    Linton House,Commercial Rd,Barnstaple,EX31 1DG
    0808 27 87 999
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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...

    Linton House,Commercial Rd,Barnstaple,EX31 1DGNational Service,
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  • Clarity

    Mental health support service based in Barnstaple. Clarity provides affordable counselling and support to anyone in the North Devon area, who is experiencing emotional or mental health problems or...

    104a Boutport Street,Barnstaple,EX31 1SY
    01271 267 474
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    A smarter way to drive - you get car access when you want it 24/7, in locations near you, booked online or via smartphone and you only pay for what you use....

    46 Majorfield Road,Topsham,Devon,Exeter,EX2 0ES
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  • Combe Martin & Berrynarbor Community Car Scheme

    We provide a volunteer car service for residents of Combe Martin, to travel to health related appointments, covering Combe Martin &...

    46 Majorfield Road,Topsham,Devon,Exeter,EX2 0ES
    01271 882050
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  • Combe Martin Library

    Opening hours:

    Mon: Closed
    Tue: 10:00 - 13:00
    Wed: 10:00 - 12:00
    Thu: Closed
    Fri: 14:00 - 17:00
    Sat: 10:00 -...

    Combe Martin Library,Westbourne Terrace,High Street,Combe Martin,Ilfracombe,EX34 0EQ
    01271 882321
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  • Community Housing Aid - CHA


    Offering housing advice and support in Exeter and neighbouring areas, working with people who are in need of housing to enable them to find their own...

    Wat Tyler House,3 King William St,Exeter,EX4 6PD
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  • CSW Ltd - formerly Careers South West

    CSW Group provides independent and impartial information, advice, guidance and practical help for those aged 13-19. In certain circumstances we also help those with learning difficulties and/or...

    CSW Group,Poseidon House,Neptune Park,Cattedown,Plymouth,PL4 0SJ
    0800 97 55 111
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  • Devon Connect

    Connecting Devon Communities. Devon’s online community hub - connecting people to their community, promoting social action and volunteering.

    Devon connect is a free online platform...

    CSW Group,Poseidon House,Neptune Park,Cattedown,Plymouth,PL4 0SJ
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  • Devon People First

    People with Learning Disabilities Speaking Up For Ourselves.
    We are an organisation run and controlled by people with learning difficulties.
    We work in Mid Devon, North Devon, Torridge...

    Coggan’s Well House (CHAT),Phoenix Lane,Tiverton,EX16 6LU
    01884 210933
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  • Disabled people and Carers - benefits and entitlements

    Information about benefits and entitlements for Disabled people ( and Carers...

    Coggan’s Well House (CHAT),Phoenix Lane,Tiverton,EX16 6LUNational Service,
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  • Exe Valley Market Bus

    Community Bus and Community Bus Hire.
    The Exe Valley Market Bus provides a scheduled service from Oakford to Tiverton via Stoodleigh, Washfield, Loxbeare, Lurley and Calverleigh on Tuesdays...

    Coggan’s Well House (CHAT),Phoenix Lane,Tiverton,EX16 6LUNational Service,Tiverton,
    01884 881 351
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  • Exeter Leukaemia Fund - ELF

    Exeter Leukaemia Fund (ELF) is a registered charity providing vital support to patients with blood cancer and other disorders, who attend the Haematology Centre at the Royal Devon and Exeter Hospital...

    The ELF Centre,2A Manaton Court,Manaton Close,Matford Business Park,Exeter,EX2 8PF
    01392 493344
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  • Flow

    - This Service ran from March 2019 - March 2020, and is no longer in operation, however the knowledge and skills acquired from this programme have been utilised across Devon to improve approach to...

    Suite 206, Queen's House,Queen Street,Barnstaple,EX32 8HJ
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  • Foodbanks - The Trussell Trust

    The Trussell Trust partners with local communities to help stop UK hunger.

    Our network of more than 1,300 food bank centres in the UK provide a minimum of three days’ nutritionally...

    Unit 9 Ashfield Trading Estate,Ashfield Road,Salisbury,SP2 7HL
    01722 580 180
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  • Hate Crime reporting - Devon

    A hate crime or incident is any hate incident against a person or their property which the victim or any other person believes it to be motivated by prejudice or hate because of someone's:

    Devon & Cornwall Police,Sidmouth Road,Exeter,EX2 7RY
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  • Hikmat Devon CiC - BME Carers


    Hikmat Devon, is a user-led co-operative that works with members of the Black and minority ethnic (BME) communities across Devon. We work to promote integration and...

    1 Emperor Way,Exeter Business Park,Exeter,EX1 3QS
    01392 314753
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  • Hikmat Devon CiC - BME led services


    Hikmat Devon, is a user-led co-operative that works with members of the Black and minority ethnic (BME) communities across Devon. We work to promote integration and...

    1 Emperor Way,Exeter Business Park,Exeter,EX1 3QS
    01392 314753
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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
    01237 423229
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  • Ilfracombe Community Car Service

    Providing door to door lifts to eligible passengers to help them live normal lives. EG to the hospital, doctors, shopping, visiting friends etc.
    People who might find use of the service may...

    Ilfracombe Town Council,The Ilfracombe Centre,44 High Street,Ilfracombe,EX34 8AL
    01271 855300
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  • Ilfracombe Library

    Opening hours:

    Mon: 09:00 - 13:00
    Tue: 09:00 - 17:00
    Wed: Closed
    Thu: 09:00 - 18:00
    Fri: 09:00 - 17:00
    Sat: 09:00 -...

    Ilfracombe Library,The Candar,Ilfracombe,EX34 9DS
    01271 862388
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  • Ilfracombe Town Council Community Car Service

    In addition to our regular minibus services across North Devon and Torridge, we operate a “Going Out and About” service to get people out of their homes for a while to enjoy good company, make...

    Sunnydale,4 Avenue Road,Ilfracombe,EX34 9AT
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  • Ilfracombe Town Council Community Car Service

    We provide the gift of a lift to those finding themselves unable to get to medical appointments through our team of volunteer...

    Ilfracombe Town Council,The Ilfracombe Centre,44 High Street,Ilfracombe,EX34 9QB
    01271 855300
    07917 320956
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  • Intercom Trust - Services for LGBT people

    Intercom Trust is a community-led charity that aims to build a South West region where people are treated with respect, celebrated, and where vibrant LGBT+ communities live with real equality.

    Zone 5,Wrentham Business Centre,Prospect Park,Exeter,EX4 6NA
    0800 612 3010
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  • LGBTQ+ at Sunrise Diversity

    Sunrise Diversity host an LGBTQ Social Group on the first Saturday of every month for North Devon from 1pm-3pm. It provides a safe space, for good company, chat, and new friendships to develop, for...

    The Castle Centre,25 Castle Street,Barnstaple,EX31 1DR
    01271 328915
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  • Living with Dementia

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

    The Castle Centre,25 Castle Street,Barnstaple,EX31 1DR
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  • Lynton Library

    Opening hours:

    Mon: Closed
    Tue: 14:00 - 16:00
    Wed: Closed
    Thu: Closed
    Fri: 10:00 - 12:00
    Sat: 10:00 -...

    Lynton Library,Market Hall,Market Street,Lynton,EX35 6AF
    01598 752505
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  • Many Directions - Wolf and Water Arts Company

    Many Directions is a groups of adults with Learning Difficulties, set up in 2000. The idea is to give people the opportunity to meet up, have fun, develop social confidence, rehearsal for life...

    Wolf and Water Arts Company,The Plough Arts Centre,9-11 Fore Street,Great Torrington,EX38 8HQ
    07846 935 949
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  • Mid Devon Mobility - Ring and Ride - Tiverton

    Providing a door to door service with a 15 seated fully accessible minibus. Shopping and trips out. The scheme is aimed at any age group who would struggle to use the ordinary public bus service for...

    Phoenix Lane,Tiverton,EX16 6NB
    01884 242099
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  • North Devon Against Domestic Abuse (NDADA)

    Anyone can experience domestic abuse - it can occur regardless of ethnicity, religion, class, gender, age, sexuality, disability or lifestyle. It can also occur in a range of relationships including...

    PO Box 141,Barnstaple,EX32 7YN
    01271 370079
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  • North Devon and Torridge Disability Access Forum

    NDTDAF is administered by Devon Access to Services Project. It aims to provide people with disabilities in North Devon and Torridge with a collective voice, and to identify barriers to accessing...

    Devon Access to Services Project,C/O NDVS Ltd,Suite 206, Queens House,Queens Street,Barnstaple,EX32 6HJ
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  • North Devon and Torridge Transport and Travel Guide


    Guide to transport and other related services produced by Go North...

    Go North Devon,Albert Lane,Barnstaple,EX32 8RL
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  • North Devon Children's Centre

    Offering activities and support for families in the North Devon area with children under five. There are three Children's Centres across the district; Barnstaple, Ilfracombe and South Molton,...

    Woodville Estate,Barnstaple,
    0330 0415 493
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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,
    0800 038 5301
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  • North Devon District Council

    District Councils cover issues such as planning, recycling and rubbish collection, licensing, council tax and housing benefit. They are also a good first point of contact about bereavement, the...

    North Devon Council,PO Box 379,Barnstaple,EX32 2GR
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  • North Devon Forum for Autistic Spectrum Conditions and ADHD

    Parent/carer led support group since 1992 concerned with children and adults on the autistic spectrum now incorporating ADHD to offer informal support to parents, carers and people with ASC/ADHD. We...

    North Devon Council,PO Box 379,Barnstaple,EX32 2GRBideford,
    07923 481332
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  • North Devon Homes - Personal Alarms

    Offering a 24 Hour emergency alarm service and a Home Support service to help people continue living independently in their own homes. This can involve welfare checks, accessing aids, adaptations...

    North Devon Homes,Westacott Road,Barnstaple,EX32 8TA
    0800 083 7553
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  • North Devon Homes (NDH)

    Housing Association based in Barnstaple.

    Visiting us in person
    If you need to speak to a member of our team in person you can visit us at our Head Office:
    North Devon...

    Westacott Road,Barnstaple,EX32 8TA
    01271 312550
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  • North Devon Hospice

    A local charity providing specialist care and support to those with a life-threatening illness and to their loved ones, completely free of...

    North Devon Hospice,Deer Park,Deer Park Road,Newport,Barnstaple,EX32 0HU
    01271 344248
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  • North Devon Voluntary Services - NDVS

    Range of support services for new and existing voluntary and community groups, including help with funding and governance. Proactive support for volunteers looking for placements and for...

    Suite 206, Second Floor,Queens House,Queen Street,Barnstaple,EX32 8HJ
    01271 866300
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  • Northern Devon Voluntary Health and Wellbeing Forum

    These are held three or four times a year and involve health authority speakers and networking opportunities in order to meet the challenges facing our ever-changing sector. Open to anyone involved...

    c/o North Devon Voluntary Services,Suite 206, Second Floor,Queens House,Queen Street,Barnstaple,EX32 8HJ
    01271 866300
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  • Positive People

    - Pluss is no longer in receipt of funding from The European Social Fund and The National Lottery Community fund, for the Positive People and the Hopeful Families programmes, which were part of the...

    c/o North Devon Voluntary Services,Suite 206, Second Floor,Queens House,Queen Street,Barnstaple,EX32 8HJTiverton,
    01884 235095
    07803 406776
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  • Power Plant Project


    A social and therapeutic horticultural project creating a variety of gardens to help restore balance in people's lives. It uses gardening to bring about...

    The Heart Centre,29/30 High Street,Combe Martin,EX34 0DY
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  • Relate - Barnstaple


    Offering relationship counselling in the Tarka Clinic in...

    The Tarka Clinic,Paiges Lane,Barnstaple,EX31 1EF
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  • Roads and Transport, Report a Problem

    If you have a problem with roads and transport this Devon County Council web page gives you the opportunity to report and track problems and issues. Problems to report include, potholes, drains,...

    The Tarka Clinic,Paiges Lane,Barnstaple,EX31 1EF
    0345 155 1004
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  • Samaritans - North Devon and North Cornwall

    Offering support to anyone who is in emotional distress.
    Freephone number: 116 123

    How we can help:
    - Phone
    - Listening Service
    - Schools...

    2 Summerland Street,Barnstaple,EX32 8JJ
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  • See Hear Centre

    Provides information, advice, demonstrations of equipment and a ‘try before you buy’ loan scheme, there is also second hand equipment for sale. The team also signpost to additional support...

    See Hear Centre,Roundswell Community Centre,Gratton Way,Roundswell,Barnstaple,EX31 3NL
    01392 459222
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  • South Molton Library

    Opening hours:

    Mon: Closed
    Tue: 09:00 - 17:00
    Wed: 09:00 - 13:00
    Thu: 09:00 - 17:00
    Fri: 09:00 - 18:00
    Sat: 09:00 -...

    South Molton Library,The Amory Centre,125 East Street,South Molton,EX36 3BU
    01769 572128
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  • South Molton Volunteer Bureau

    We provide a volunteer car service for the elderly and unwell who are without transport but need to attend hospital/medical appointments.

    Covering South Molton and outlying...

    The Amory Centre,125 East Street,South Molton,EX36 3BU
    01769 573167
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  • Sunrise Diversity - services for BME people

    Community support organisation, primarily focusing on the needs of Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) communities, asylum seekers, migrant workers and diverse people. Supporting some of the...

    Sunrise Diversity,The Castle Centre,25 Castle Street,Barnstaple,EX31 1DR
    01271 328915
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  • Survivors Alliance North Devon - supporting people who have suffered sexual abuse or rape

    Specialist counselling service for adults who have suffered sexual abuse or rape and their non-offending family members.

    The Lodge,Rock Park,Barnstaple,EX32 9AH
    07548 756193
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  • Torridge Volunteer Cars

    For the public benefit. To help those in North-West Devon of any age, who suffer exclusion because of lack of transport by providing them with volunteer drivers to transport them to and from their...

    Jubilee House,Queen Street,Bideford,EX39 2JH
    01237 237200
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  • TTVS - Support for older people

    TTVS offer a variety of support, including support for older people.

    Please check their website for more details.

    TTVS,14 Bridgeland Street,Bideford,EX39 2QE
    01237 420130
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  • Westbank - Services for Older People

    Offering a range of services including:
    Enabling and befriending services, memory cafes, home support and various activities.

    Specialist advice on matters affecting later life,...

    Westbank Community Health and Care,Farm House Rise,Exminster,EX6 8AT
    01392 824752
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