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Kernow House


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Landlake Road, Launceston, PL15 9HP

Barchester Kernow House makes the most of pleasant grounds and a versatile interior to provide top quality nursing and residential care, with professionals available round-the-clock and also skilled in care and support for physical disabilities, dementia and Huntingdon's.

A committed team work hard to ensure that all provision is tailored to the individual, while allowing them to make the most of a relaxed and homely atmosphere.

All staff are carefully chosen and well-qualified to achieve the best standards, with the company philosophy focusing on an attentive service that also supports an active lifestyle. Personal interests are encouraged and there is much to enjoy within the life of the home.

The aim is to meet all residents’ needs over the long-term, living up to a reputation for quality that Barchester homes have earned.

Information supplied by carehome.co.uk

Registration summary

Managers: Careen Jayne Harris
Registration Date: 15 February 2011
Last CQC inspection: 17 July 2018
Local Authority: Cornwall
Specialist care categories: Caring for adults over 65 yrs • Caring for adults under 65 yrs • Dementia • Mental health conditions • Physical disabilities
Number of beds: 98

CQC Rating for Kernow House

Where this care home can improve

Ratings are provided by Care Quality Commission (CQC) and reflects the most recent report for this care home, which was published on 1 September 2018.

See CQC's page explaining ratings for more details about ratings and inspection practices of care homes in England.

Services offered at Kernow House

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