Kernow House

Landlake Road, Launceston, Cornwall PL15 9HP. Care home with nursing

Barchester Healthcare Ltd

Owned by: Barchester Healthcare Ltd

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Owner's description

“Kernow House Is a purpose built 103 bed Care home and is part of the Westminster Health care group. Kernow House provides specialist care for residents with Huntingtons disease and also for dementia care. It also provides care for the elderly and can accommodate young physically disabled adults. The Dementia unit in Kernow House received the Queens Nursing Institute Award for excellence and innovation in 2002, whilst The Huntingtons disease unit is acknowledged as a example of excellence and has a national reputation. 13 general nurses and 8 psychiatric nurses”

Main facts

  • Care home with nursing
  • Conditions cared for: Older people generally / People with physical difficulties / People with dementia / People with a terminal illness
  • Care period: Longer stay / Short stay and respite / Trial visits
  • This home accommodates 98 residents in 95 single rooms (103 en suite). It is purpose built and has a garden, and was registered in 2007. Overnight visitors can usually be accommodated
  • The home is in a suburban location. Bus stop 250 yards; shop 250 yards; post office 1 mile(s); town centre 1 mile(s); GP 250 yards; social centre 1 mile(s);
  • Residents may bring their own furniture and choose their room decoration. There is a lot of flexibility about meals. Residents can usually bring their pet. Activities are arranged daily. There are opportunities to pursue hobbies
  • Cost: Not available. NHS Continuing Care Funding rate accepted

Info updated: 11/06/2013. Update info

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Landlake Road, Launceston, Cornwall PL15 9HP

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