8th June 2012

Totnes Work Hub Opening in Totnes Soon.

South Devon Housing are setting up a work hub in Totnes supported with funding from Devon County Council.

16th May 2012

Jobs at Forder Lane House!

We have a number of jobs available at our Care Home in Dartington - please see Association/Jobs page for more information.

1st May 2012

CAB holding Drop In sessions at South Devon House

Citizens Advice Bureau are offering drop in sessions for local people in South Devon House, Babbage Road, Totnes, the Home of South Devon Rural Housing Association. The Sessions are from 10am to 3pm each Tuesday.

26th April 2012

South Devon Rural Housing Secures ?3 million loan facility

South Devon Rural Housing Association has secured a long term 3 million pounds loan facility with Triodos Bank. Triodos Bank follows ethical objectives and supports a wide range of social, ethical and ecological businesses.

20th April 2012

South Devon Rural Shortlisted for Small Housing Association of the Year

The shortlist for the UK Housing Awards 2012 have just been announced and South Devon Rural Housing Association has been shortlisted in the Small Housing Association of the year category. The theme for the award for SDR is 'Punching above our weight'.

16th April 2012

Work starts on new development in Buckfast.

Work has started on 10 flats for local people with learning disabilities in Buckfast.

20th March 2012

'Loneliness is as big a killer as smoking, obestity and alcohol for over 65's'

Loneliness is as big a killer as smoking, obesity and alcohol, campaigners warned as they held the first major summit on loneliness yesterday.

28th February 2012

'New' Forder Lane House

New Forder Lane House is due to open in Late May

21st February 2012


Most of the care home residents who took part in a study by the Personal Social Services Research Unit (PSSRU) at the University of Kent told researchers that their actual experience of living in a care home had been better than they expected.