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Kingscare League of Friends and Kerswella Care

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  • Type of support:
    A place people can go, Events, Face-to-face help
  • Groups supported:
    Bereaved, Carers, Disabled, Elderly, Newly-retired
Kingscare League of Friends and Kerswella Care logo

KingsCare League of Friend aim to improve the quality of life of those in need within the local community of Kingsteignton and Newton Abbot.  Kerswella Care is supported by KingsCare League of Friends and covers the area of Kingskerswell, Abbotskerswell and surrounding Coombe Area.

We both offer  services to help combat loneliness and social isolation:

  • Transport services to health and wellbeing appointments
  • Befriending and company
  • · Support  before and after discharge from hospital
  • · Signposting to get the help with getting the help you need
  • Benefits help
  • · Shopping and similar household support
  • · Sitting services to give carers a break
  • Memory Cafes run in both Newton Abbot and Kingskerswell
  • Lunch Clubs in Newton Abbot and Kingskerswell
  • Coffee and Chat Mornings
  • Carers Support Groups
  • Trips in our WAV vehicles
  • Many other social activities – writing group, craft club etc