Kirksanton, Millom LA18 4NN
Kirksanton Care Centre is located in the village of Kirksanton and the home enjoys far reaching views of the Lake District National Park.
Surrounded by large, mature gardens, the home has 25 single bedrooms, six of which have en-suite facilities. As a residential care home for older people, staff specialise in dementia care.
The mews has a further 10 fully fitted modern apartments dedicated to the care of people with Korsakoff’s disease. Kirksanton Care Centre also has six independent living flats dedicated to older people who will have the option of a variety of care services delivered on site.
Caring, skilled staff ensure residents receive the support they need in a manner that ensures their dignity, respect and wishes are upheld.
Staff have developed excellent relationships with social workers, regulators and GPs at Waterloo House surgery nearby.
Cooks prepare food using locally-sourced ingredients to ensure they are always fresh and within season.
Group: St Philips Care Group
Person in charge: Elaine Cloudsdale (Manager)
Local Authority / Social Services: Cumbria County Council (click for contact details)
Type of Service: Care Home only (Residential Care) – Privately Owned , Registered for a maximum of 40 Service Users
Registered Care Categories*: Dementia • Mental Health Condition • Old Age • Substance Misuse • Younger Adults
Specialist Care Categories: Alcohol Dependence (past or present) • Alzheimer's • Bipolar/Manic Depression • Challenging Behaviour • Epilepsy • Schizophrenia
Admission Information: Ages 30+.
Single Rooms: 40
Rooms with ensuite WC: 16
Facilities & Services: Respite Care • Own GP if required • Own Furniture if required • Pets by arrangement • Minibus or other transport • Lift • Wheelchair access • Gardens for residents • Phone Point in own room/Mobile • Television point in own room
Latest Care Quality Commission* Report on Kirksanton Care Centre: click here
* Care Quality Commission is responsible for the registration and inspection of social care services in England.
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