Welcome to the Karing website

KARING is a registered charity operating in the Preston district of Paignton, Devon. We are a voluntary group providing transport, social activities, support and information to people who are older, frail or sick who live in Paignton and surrounding areas or are visiting locally.

We are connected with Pembroke House Surgery but all of our services are open to anyone who makes contact with us.

The Karing Office 

260 Torquay Road, Preston, Paignton
Phone: 01803 524799

The office is a few doors along from the Surgery/Tesco - opposite the  entrance to Preston car park.


Monday to Friday
9.00 am am to 4.00 pm 
(Thursday 1.00 pm closing)

The Karing Chronicle - Summer 2018 Edition

The Karing Chronicle is our quarterly newsletter. 700 copies are printed; you can pick up a copy in the Office or the Doctor's Surgery. It can also be viewed online - click the link on the left.

Social Activities and Events
To see what activities are happening at Karing, click on 'Our Events' on the left; see our events for Summer 2018. 

Ageing Well Torbay Innovation Grant

KARING is very pleased to announce that we have been selected for a grant from AGEING WELL. Karing was established forty years ago to support the elderly residents of Preston, so we are delighted to forge closer links with Ageing Well and look forward to working together to provide new services for the residents of Torbay.


The Silver Line
The Silver Line is a free confidential helpline providing information, friendship and advice to older people, open 24 hours a day, every day of the year: 

Karing Voluntary Group
Registered Charity No. 1023879

email: office@karing.org.uk
web: www.karing.org.uk

Site last updated: July 2018