Advice & Information Surgeries - Devon & Cornwall


The Area Team will be holding regular Advice & Information Surgeries throughout Devon & Cornwall.  Please keep an eye on this page for a surgery near you.

Surgery Locations


Advice and Information drop in clinics as follows:-


Okehampton – Ockment Centre, North Road, Okehampton, EX20 1AR,

1st Friday of the month 10am – 1pm



Barnstaple – Barnstaple Library, Tuly Street, Barnstaple, EX31 1EL,

2nd Tuesday of the month 10.30am – 1pm



South Molton – Amory Centre, 125 East Street, South Molton, Ex36 3BU, 2nd Thursday of the month 10.30am-12.30pm



Exeter – Colab, King William Street, Exeter, EX4 6PD,

1st and 3rd  Tuesday’s of the month 10 – 12



Bideford – intaGR8, The Old School Rooms, Bideford, Ex39 2BU,

3rd Monday of the month 10 – 12pm



Axminster – Pippins Community Centre, Lyme Road, Axminster, EX13 5AZ, 4th Thursday of the month 9 – 12pm



Exmouth – Glenorchy Hall, Exeter Road, Exmouth, Ex8 1PL,

1st Thursday of the month, 9.15-12.15



Exeter Armed Forces One Stop Shop

4th Tuesday of the Month, 10am – 1pm, 

Alphington RBL Club, Legion Way, Alphington, EX2 8TF



Also Drop-in’s at Wyvern Barracks, Lympstone and Chivenor. For details please contact:


Debbie Lock

Advice and Information Officer (Devon & Cornwall)

Helpline: 0808 802 8080

Mobile: 07884886050



We can offer financial aid in an urgent crisis, help homeless ex-Service people get back on their feet, advise on compensation claims, offer careers advice for those looking to make a fresh start after leaving the Forces, arrange home or hospital visits and much more.

Our free telephone helpline is open to everyone, 8am - 8pm, 7 days a week. Call 0808 802 8080 (free from UK landlines and main mobile networks).

Or Pop-in to see us at 174 Armada Way, Plymouth between 10am and 4 pm, Monday to Friday.

You can also use our online self-help knowledge base to find the information you need.

Topics covered include:

  • War pensions and compensation claims
  • Inquest advice
  • Benevolent / welfare help
  • Benefits and money advice
  • Independent living
  • Care homes
  • Poppy Breaks, Family Holiday Breaks and Adventure Breaks
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