Our services are person centred with the focus on the person being supported to live the fullest life.

Ways we can support you

We offer an array services across Devon, Cornwall  and Somerset for anyone aged over 16 and can support a range of needs through our large network of experienced carers.

How to request a Shared Lives service

We provide a range of support services.

To request a service, please download the relevant referral form.

It should open in a PDF format. Once filled in, please save document and send to us.

Referral Form

Briefing sheet about Shared Lives South West


Click on our interactive map to see which approved Carers currently have vacancies.


We can support people with

  • A learning disability
  • Mental health problems
  • A physical disability
  • Young people in transition
  • Parents (and their children) with support needs
  • Home from Hospital reablement service

We encourage people to maintain or learn skills to become as independent as they can be.

Watch Emily’s story here.

She lived in a Shared Lives household for many years and has done so well, she has moved into her own flat.

“Just because I have a learning disability it doesn’t mean I can’t achieve anything I want to!”

A person who uses Shared Lives South West services