Resources

We have provided links to other useful information and community organisations.


Age UK

Age UK provide access to information and services that help to improve the quality of life for older people and carers. There are three branches which cover Devon; Age UK Mid-Devon, Age UK Exeter, and Age UK Devon (which covers everywhere else).

Age UK Mid-Devon: Tel: 01884 255369 Website: www.ageuk.org.uk/tiverton
Age UK Exeter: Tel: 01392 202092 Website: www.ageuk.org.uk/exeter
Age UK Devon: Tel: 0845 296 7810 Website www.ageuk.org.uk/devon


Blackdown Support Group

The Blackdown Support Group provides a range of advice and support for people living in the Blackdown Hills area of Devon.
Website: www.blackdownsupport.btck.co.uk
Tel: 01823 691036


Devon Carers

Devon Carers provide information, support and short breaks for carers living in Devon.
Website: www.devoncarers.org.uk
Tel: 08456 434435


Devon Community Directory website

The Devon Community Directory provided online access to thousands of services and community groups across Devon.
Website: www.directory.devon.gov.uk


Estuary League of Friends

They provide a range of individually tailored services to enable you and your family to lead an active and independent life. They can support anyone living in the areas of Topsham, Countess Wear, Ebford, Exton, Clyst St Georgeand Cat & Fiddle Park and Clyst St Mary.
Website: www.estuary-league-of-friends.co.uk
Tel: 01392 879009


Healthwatch Devon

Healthwatch is the new independent consumer champion created to gather and represent the views of the public regarding local health and social care services.
Website: www.healthwatchdevon.co.uk
Tel: 0800 520 0640


Oakhouse Foods

Oakhouse Foods provide ready cooked meals delivered directly to your home.
Website: www.oakhousefoods.co.uk
Tel: 01822 610055


Wessex Home Improvement Loans

Wessex Home Improvement Loans are a not-for-profit organisation working in partnership with 20 local authorities across the South West to provide subsidised finance for essential repairs and adaptations.
Website: www.wrcic.org.uk
Tel: 01823 461099


If you have suggestions for other information which would be useful for people with sight loss please email your suggestions to resourcecentre@devoninsight.org.uk