Local Support Groups

There are a number of local groups in the area providing non-medical support for you and your loved ones


Yealmpton & Brixton Community Volunteers

Provides befriending for those who are housebound or feel isolated and would like some companionship

Provides information about local activities and support groups

Provides a weekly coffee morning

Provides information and where possible help with transport so that everyone can join in 

NEW ‘Time for You’ is a pilot run by Devon Carers and funded by Devon County Council.  Specifically aimed at Carers to help provide lower cost sitting services.


For further information visit: www.yealmpton.org; email; caring@yealmpton.org or call 07841066921.

You are welcome to email and leave a message and we will get back to you as soon as possible


Men's Shed

Come along to Yealmpton’s very own Men’s Shed. Pop along, have a cup of tea, meet those involved and find out more. We have lots of projects ongoing and we need more members!

The Grimaud Room (under the Parish Room), Bakery Square, Yealmpton. You can’t miss the sign! You don’t need to live in Yealmpton, neighbouring parishes also welcome!

WEDNESDAY 0930-1230
SATURDAY 0930-1230

For more info please call Terry Milam on 07727 266979 or the Office on 880388, where you can leave a message for someone to get back to you. Or you can email Menshed@yealmpton



Dementia Friendly Parishes around the Yealm

Advice, information and support  for people with dementia and their families

See the leaflet in the waiting room or contact Maxine Kennedy 07450 206312



Devon Carers

A free service providing support to carers


Tel: 03456 434 435