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)

Social Activities and Events
To see what activities are happening at Karing, click on 'Events' on the left; see our events for  Winter moving into Spring 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: March 2018