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Barnstaple couple says domiciliary care workers are as important as the NHS

A man from Barnstaple who is receiving twice daily visits from domiciliary care workers has met with Barnstaple’s mayor Ian Roome to highlight the difference this care makes to him.

Posted on: 18 January 2019 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing | No Comments

Tinkerers, tailors and expert fixers urged to join Repair Cafe revolution

And its not just fixers and repair people they need – each café needs volunteers to help in a variety of roles from greeting to admin.

Posted on: 18 October 2018 | Posted in: Environment

Adventure bound, not housebound

When a call went out asking for people to nominate someone who they felt did amazing things in / for people in Devon, one response immediately stood out. Tom Pales is the founder of Freetrike Rehab Cycling offering cycle coachingaaa

Posted on: 3 November 2017 | Posted in:

My life, in a book

If there was ever a book that speaks to a child so clearly; that prompts conversation and that encourages emotion; and that’s rarely left on the shelf to gather dust, it’s my life story

Posted on: 18 October 2017 | Posted in:

Video“I change lives, not just clothes” – Chris, on why he loves being a care and support worker

After working as a gardener for 12 years, Chris decided to change careers and become a support worker.

He knew he wanted a job where he could support people to live their lives the way they wanted to, and hoped he could also contribute to changing their lives.

Posted on: 17 July 2017 | Posted in:
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