Local Support Groups

This page offers information on various support groups in the local area.

If you are running a support group and would like details to be shown on this page, please send an email to Enquiriesatalbany.L83034@nhs.net with as much information as possible.

For more information about support groups specific to Armed Forces veterans and their families, please see our page, Information for Veterans


Dementia Carers Network

What day: Last Thursday of every month.

What time: 2PM – 3:30PM.

Where: Alternating between ASDA community room and Newton Abbot Museum.

Who to contact: Mary (07847 507666). Please contact Mary to book a space if possible. Check their website (http://4dementiacarers.org.uk) for updates.


Kingscare Dementia Carers Group

What day: First Thursday of every month.

What time: 2PM – 3:30PM.

Where: Kingsteignton Community Hall, Rydon Road.

Who to contact: Jackie (01626 357090).


Kingscare Time For You Carers Group

What day: Second Thursday of every month.

What time: 10:30AM – 12:30PM

Where: The Avenue Church, Newton Abbot.

Who to contact: Rosemary (01626 357090).


Kingscare – Patient Support Group

“Our aim is, with voluntary support, to improve the quality of those in need with our community. That community now stretches throughout Kingsteignton and Newton Abbot and the surrounding villages.”

About Kingscare

Kingscare League of Friends is the patient support group attached to Kingsteignton Medical Practice which covers all the GP Practices in the Newton Abbot cluster. They provide a range of support services and activities to help you get the most out of life and keeping engaged in the community.

Visit their website (Click Here)

For further queries get in contact with Kingscare direct:

Email: kingscare.L83004@nhs.net

Phone: 01626 357 090

Opening Hours – 9am-5pm | Mon-Fri

Check out this like to have a peep at what activities they can offer Activities List.


Mental Health Carers Group

What day: Third Thursday of every month.

What time: 10:00AM – 11:30AM.

Where: The Avenue Church, Newton Abbot

Who to contact: Maggie (01626 357090).