Westbank provides care and promotes health to communities across Devon and beyond.

Support for Young Carers

A young carer is a young person, up to the age of 18, whose educational, health, social or emotional development may be affected by their caring responsibilities in the family.


Author: Jacquie Felix-Mitchell


Find out how you can make a difference

Exercise Classes

Keep moving, keep fit, keep well.

Community Success Stories

  • Time for Life

    An enabling service designed to help and support people over the age of 65 and their carers who have suffered a downturn in their life. It enables participants to identify and achieve personal goals, help reduce isolation, increase confidence and maximise their quality of life. Read more

  • Why we need Neighbourhood Friends

    Neighbourhood Friends is a social action project helping older people to stay well, manage their conditions or recover from illness or injury, thereby reducing pressure on hospitals and GPs. Read more

The latest from Westbank