Care, did we? we certainly do now!

For some of us, we knew that our NHS, social care and mental health family were struggling. Successive governments failed to listen. They failed to recognise this army of incredible individuals and sa...

Introducing Steph Alexander Exeter Branch Director

Steph Alexander pictured on a family day out – the latest addition to the Friends Family. Steph is the new and exciting face at Friends Helping at Home, and is the new Exeter Branch Director, a ...

A little vision with a big heart

Vision: Andrew Richardson, Founder & Managing Director Why I started Friends Helping at Home With our fourth branch about to open, I was asked to give some background as to why we started and what...

Torbay Branch Supporting Purple Angel Dementia Memory Café at the Roundhill Road, Street Party this Saturday, 8th June 12-5pm, Livermead, Torquay.

Community Street Party The Torbay Branch of Friends Helping at Home is pleased to be supporting the Roundhill Road Street Party community event this Saturday. Torbay Branch Director, Karen Breyley: “T...

Purple Angel Raising Awareness of Dementia

Purple Angel Memory Café Purple Angel provides a really valuable support newtork for those with dementia and for families and carers. How it all began…. Norman McNamara a resident of Torbay, Devon, UK...

Introducing Extra Resources for Care & Rest Homes’ Staffing Solutions

Chloe Perry Administration & Resources Manager Introducing Chloe Perry. Chloe is an experienced accounts manager and has extensive experience of managing the deployment of care and rest home staff...

Plymouth Branch Directors Community Champions

Community Champions Jemima Holly and Kevin Sproston, Directors of our Plymouth branch were Finalists of the Good Neighbour Award at the “Plymouth Community Awards”, held on 25th June. Jemima and her B...

Community Coffee Morning at St Martin’s Torquay

We were pleased to be part of the St Martin’s Community Coffee Morning at the weekend. It is a social gathering that’s hosted by St Martin’s  and is held on the first saturday of eve...

Plymouth Branch Directors Present Inspiring Volunteer Award

We were delighted to see our Plymouth Directors involvement at the weekend’s 10th annual Inspiring Volunteer Awards held at the Theatre Royal, Plymouth. Both Kevin Sproston and Jemima Holly are ...

Combating loneliness?

Community coffee mornings at St Martin’s Barton, Torquay   FIRST SATURDAY OF EVERY MONTH at 10am-11.30am “Lots of local knowledge, contacts and practical help to combat loneliness” I...