Local Services


Age UK:   https://www.ageuk.org.uk/devon/
Alcohol Misuse:http://www.alcoholics-anonymous.org.uk
Drink Wise, Age Well In Devon: Helping People In Devon Make Healthier Choices About Alcohol
The National Autistic Society;http://www.autism.org.uk
Blood Donations:http://www.blood.co.uk/donor-information/blood-centres/
Counselling Directory: http://www.counselling-directory.org.uk.
Crohns and Colitis  http://www.crohnsandcolitis.org.uk/
Cyberbullying and Substance Abuse  https://www.inpatientdrugrehab.org/cyberbullying-substance-abuse/
Dementia Day Care:  The Filo Project        Regen Link – Carers Break Day (memory Café)
Dementia/Stroke/Parkinson’s Activity Groups:  Ilfracombe Musical Memories/Singing
Devon Carers www.devoncarers.org.uk
Diabetic Medical Information: www.diabetes.org.uk
Epilepsy UK: http://www.epilepsysociety.org.uk
Everyday Medical Information: Patient UK
Expert Patient Programme: http://www.nhs.uk/NHSEngland/AboutNHSservices/doctors/Pages/expert-patients-programme.aspx#
GU Medicine & Family Planning services :http://www.northdevonhealth.nhs.uk/services/community/barnstaple-health-centre/
Narcotics /Drug Misuse: http://ukna.org/
 North Devon Integrated Diabetes Service: https://www.northdevonhealth.nhs.uk/services/north-devon-integrated-diabetes-service/
One Small Step:  One Small Step To A Healthier You
Orthodontic Services  North Devon Orthodontics Centre, Barnstaple, EX32 9BW
Parkinson’s:  Parkinson’s UK – North Devon Local Support Groups & Activities
 Smiling Mind  – Mindfulness Meditation Smiling Mind builds, supports and develops healthy minds at all stages of life. Developed by psychologists, and based on mindfulness meditation techniques, the Smiling Mind program can be tailored for your needs. Download The Free App To Your Phone

Children & Young People’s Services

      Everything you discuss with a member of staff at

The Caen Medical Centre Is Confidential.

All the services available below are Free & Confidential and are designed to help and support you.

Y-Smart – Drug & Alcohol Services For Under 18‘s

The Centre Contraceptive / Sexual Health – Free & Confidential Advice and Support

Young Minds – Support For Mental Health & Well Being

ChildLine – Private and confidential service for children and young people up to the age of 19

Life Centre – Supporting survivors of rape and sexual abuse

The Hideout – Domestic Violence ( Women’s Aid)

Bullying UK – Help & Support

Stop Smoking Support

Samaritans – Suicide Services – You don’t have to be suicidal

Smiling Mind  – Mindfulness Meditation

Smiling Mind aims to build happier, healthier and more compassionate people. Our mindfulness meditation programs are designed to assist people in dealing with the pressure, stress and challenges of daily life. Visit the Website & Download The Free App.  Suitable from ages 7 upwards


Live Well in Braunton

We now have copies of the Live Well in Braunton – Adult Clubs, Sports and Activity Directory.  Find out what is available, where to go and when, by popping in to the surgery and asking for a copy.

For More Information visit: Live Well In Braunton


Free Help Braunton

FREE HELP given and received, nothing more, nothing less!
A community network project, situated in the village of Braunton.
No transaction or exchange just good old fashioned community help.


 Public Health Devon

Get Active Devon is a website providing information on a wide range of activities, from exercise classes to sports clubs; from learning a new skill to developing an existing one, all at the touch of a button.  The website offers the chance for health professionals and providers of other services such as libraries and community-based centres, to search for an activity based on intensity, location, with or without other people, cost, and age range, as well as suitability for people with mobility problems or disabilities.
Not everyone wants to spend hours slogging in the gym, but this website offers something for everyone, and with the option of being able to choose an activity with groups of people, also offers te social aspect that we all need for a positive mental health. Visit the website below for more information of Get Active Devon. http://www.getactivedevon.co.uk

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