Other Services

our servicesDay Centres  -  Lyndridge runs a number of  weekly luncheon clubs in Okehampton, Chagford, Hatherleigh, Moretonhampstead, Whiddon Down and Crediton. Designed to enable meeting existing friends, making new acquaintances or simply to get out and about and join in some activities if desired.

Crediton: Wednesday at Orchard Court. Call Emma Cooper on 07826 935447.

Hatherleigh: Wednesdays at The Community Centre. Contact Tracey Ward 07826 935 468.

Moretonhampstead: Tuesdays and Fridays at the Leisure Centre. Call Emma Cooper on 07826 935447.

Okehampton: Monday, Tuesday and Friday at Barowe House (with bathing facility). Contract Emma Cooper on 07826 935447.

Chagford: Mondays and Thursdays. Call Emma Cooper on 07826 935447.

We work with a number of providers including Made-Well (www.made-well.co.uk) which provides leisure and learning activities in horticulture, animals, cookery, life skills, rural crafts and retail as well as volunteering opportunities.  Get Changed (www.getchanged.co.uk) a theatre company, and various day centres.

  • Laundry, cleaning and shopping services  -  We offer a range of ‘home help’ services including laundry (washing, ironing),  cleaning and shopping services to help you remain independent in your own home.
  • Meals on wheels  - We are able to offer a meals on wheels service in Okehampton town, delivering freshly cooked hot food. Please call the catering team on 01837 54782 for more details.
  • Sitting Service - We can provide a sitting service for carers who need a break, and accept vouchers from the “Take a Break” scheme.  Telephone 01392 823315 to register.
  • Respite Care  -  For those recovering from an illness, or after a stay in hospital who require support on a short term basis, we can offer respite care in Supported Living units where we provide competent and trained staff. Please note that we do not provide nursing care, and this service is subject to availability in the property.

We have our own wheelchair friendly mini buses and are very active within our local communities.