Links & Partnerships

Links & Partnerships

South Hams Area Wellbeing or SHAW is a not-for-profit organisation that aims to help enable and educate local individuals to be resilient in their own wellbeing.


Next Steps

We are a non-profit organisation based in Kingsbridge, South Devon, committed to building a compassionate network to which people can turn for support when confronting issues around death, dying, loss and bereavement.


We are a group of volunteers who live and work in Kingsbridge and the surrounding areas and we are focused on raising awareness of dementia so that we can support people in our community who are living with dementia.


St Luke’s Hospice Plymouth is an independent charity providing specialist advice and support to people with progressive life-limiting illnesses in Plymouth, South West Devon and East Cornwall.


Age Concern Crediton is an independent local charity supporting and improving the quality of life for people in the 50+ age group living in Crediton and its surrounding villages – enabling independent living.


South Hams Hospital is situated in Kingsbridge. The Hospital has 12 inpatient beds, an MIU (which is open 9.00am – 17.00pm, 7 days a week), a busy Outpatient Department, a Physiotherapy Outpatient Department.


We give people the knowledge and confidence they need to find their way forward – whoever they are, and whatever their problem. Our network of charities offers confidential advice online, over the phone, and in person, for free.


Kingsbridge Library serves the market town of Kingsbridge and the many surrounding villages, and has between 250 and 450 visitors a day. It is located near the main car park and bus station, with easy level access.


A charity founded over 150 years ago, we’re independent so you can be. We offer regular friendly contact and a strong campaigning voice, Independent Age can provide you and your family with clear, free and impartial advice on the issues that matter: care and support, money and benefits, health and mobility.