Allan & John

About carer ID 13798


Carer ID: 13798

Carer name(s)

Allan & John

This vacancy would suit…

People looking for short and long stays in a rural village.

This vacancy is…

  • Long Term and Short Breaks

Things to think about…

  • Household including pets
  • Non-smoking household
  • Rural – isolated


About us

Allan and John, home in Monkton, Devon.

About our house

We have large 4 bedroom detached house in the village of Monkton near Honiton.
Downstairs comprises of a open plan kitchen and dining room, seperate utility room and toilet. 2 spacious living rooms and a conservatory off one of them. A stair lift to upstairs.
There are 2 bedrooms available, a single and a double with a wet room shower and seat. Large shared bathroom with step in shower and jacuzzi / therapy bath.
Outside are gardens and paddocks and a stream.

Who else lives here?

Jane lives with us who is a family friend and is retired, also our 3 dogs, Benji, Rufus and the boss Bliss. 5 sheep who are pets and lawnmowers, several call ducks and rare breed poultry.

What we like to do

We enjoy walks, baking, cooking, visiting attractions, supporting local events. Going to the beaches that are a short drive away. Cinema, pub lunches-dinners, animals, visiting family and friends, gardening and diy, painting.

Our experience as carers

We have both come from a background in Hospitality, which also included working as part of the care sector. Allan until a while ago was registered carer for his mother in law and involved in charity work which included vulnerable adults and disabilities. John has family members with disabilities and hands on experience with autism and other conditions.

Who we can support

People with dementia, autism, Asperger’s, mental health, physical disabilities, learning disability, visual, acquired brain injury, hearing impairment, older adult, parent with learning disabilities, sight impairment, home from hospital/reablement,… short and long stays, Shared Lives carer respite.

Local area and community

Honiton is about 1 mile down the road and has multiple shops, bars, restaurants, coffee shops galore, leisure facilities, public transport services, entertainment venue, hospital minor injury only, GP surgery, pharmacies, places of worship, library, vets, train station with links to Exeter and London and beyond.


Contact us now for more details.

This vacancy is suitable for people with…

  • Acquired brain injury
  • Autism
  • Dementia
  • Hearing Impairment / Deaf
  • Learning Disability
  • Mental Health
  • Older Adult
  • Reablement / Home from hospital
  • Vulnerable Parent
  • Physical Disability
  • Sight Impairment