Make good things happen.

Who we are and what we do.

Be Buckfastleigh works with the people of Buckfastleigh and surrounding areas to create a range of activities and services which connect people to each other, their community and to nature and the environment.

We aim to make Buckfastleigh a happy, healthy and economically vibrant place, which is a great place to live, work and visit.  A place where people can:

Be Connected – get involved with local community projects


Join us a volunteer and be part of a range of community projects.  This can be anything from Bat walks, Creative workshops, organising events or supporting the Be Buckfastleigh team.  A great opportunity to meet with others, have conversations or maybe share a skill.

When - Various opportunities

Time - Various commitments

Where - The Living Room, 55 Fore Street, Buckfastleigh

Be Buckfastleigh is a Community Interest Company (CIC) which means we are a company with primarily social objectives and whose surpluses are reinvested in the business for the benefit of the community.


Connecting with others
Getting active
Healthy lifestyle
Day to day helping hand
Helping with money
Information and advice
Transport and getting around
Mental health
Support with housing
Support with employment
Support for carers
Managing a long-term health condition
Basic necessities (food/clothes)
Arts and creativity
Connecting with nature
Youth support
Social prescribing
Additional needs catered for:
Vision impairment friendly
Hearing impairment friendly
Wheelchair accessible
Learning difficulty friendly
Physical disability friendly
Dementia friendly
Takes place in the client’s home
Non English speaking friendly