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Ernstell House Care Home

Based in the heart of the scenic port city of Plymouth, Ernstell House offers specialist dementia care for the older community, including short breaks, all from within a luxury environment.

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Address:20 Ernesettle Lane
Telephone number: 01752 360450
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Ernstell House offers spacious, en-suite bedrooms all appointed in a range of contemporary themes for comfortable and stylish living.

Within our luxury care home in Plymouth you'll find the superb features which set our care home apart from the standard care home, such as our wellbeing & beauty salon which offers hairdressing, manicures, pedicures and other luxurious treatments as part of our Wellbeing and Lifestyle personal programme.

Our home has so many delightful and distinct areas to relax in - whether you prefer to socialise with fellow residents, or engross yourself into your favourite novel, you're sure to find the perfect spot.

Ernstell House benefits from an elegant cafĂ© where residents can sit down and enjoy a cappuccino any time.

We have a number of light and airy living spaces on every floor - places to relax in comfort or enjoy a conversation with others - the choice is yours.

Take a tour of our luxury care home in Plymouth

Take a look around our stunning care home - watch our video above, or explore Ernstell House for yourself through the virtual tour link below for a taster of what our stunning care home in Plymouth has to offer.

Specialist Neurological Care Services

A dedicated neurocare suite within Ernstell House provides care and support for adults of all ages who live with a neurological diagnosis.

Providing specialised care with a focus on reablement and independence, Ernstell House Neurocare elegantly combines style and function to create an environment of comfort, possibility and potential.

The 16-bed neurocare suite has been developed to meet the unique needs of residents with neurological conditions. Team members include Registered General Nurses, Mental Health Nurses and specialist carers, with therapeutic provision provided by physiotherapists and occupational therapists.

A neurological diagnosis can cover a wide range of specific conditions with an even wider range of symptoms. Our dedicated neurocare suite at Ernsell House provides specialist care and therapeutic treatments for people affected by neurological disorders, including:

  • Neurodegenerative (Progressive) Conditions, including Motor Neurone Disease, Multiple Sclerosis, Huntington's Disease, brain tumours and Parkinson's disease.
  • Sudden Onset Conditions, including traumatic brain injury and acquired brain injury. These injuries can be sustained through trauma, lack of oxygen to the brain, stroke, tumours, viruses or infections.
  • Early-onset Dementias, including Pick's disease, Frontotemporal Dementia and Korsakoff's Syndrome.
  • Neuro-palliative / End of Life Care for people with a neurological diagnosis.

Dementia care

At Ernstell House, we provide dedicated care and support for people living with dementia. 

We focus on the unique needs and life histories of our residents so that they continue to enjoy the quality of life that they are used to. Our team are trained in supporting all our residents as individuals, responding to their unique needs. Our Wellbeing & Lifestyle Coach creates a stimulating environment with a range of reminiscence activities which promote social interaction and prompt conversation, such as an afternoon watching a classic film. Our luxury environment has been carefully designed with well thought out features to support our residents living with dementia to live as independently as possible, with lots of bright living spaces with good natural light, and dementia friendly signage to support with wayfinding. 

We support the Alzheimer's Society's Dementia Friends campaign to make our local communities more dementia friendly. Our team hold virtual Dementia Friends information sessions for schools, businesses and community groups and take part in fundraising events to support the cause. If you'd like to attend one of our virtual Dementia Friends information sessions please do get in touch.

Person Centred Care in our Plymouth care home

All of our residents are treated as the individuals they are, and naturally, each individual has different needs. Our approach to care is bespoke and person centred. We strive to provide each resident with as much or as little support as they need.

Our all-encompassing care approach starts before residents even move into Ernstell House - our leadership team will take great care to find out everything they need to know from our new residents and their families.

From this stage, we can make sure that we completely understand what level of support is required, and can make it so everything is ready upon our new resident's arrival.

At Ernstell House, it is crucial to us that every resident feels they are at home here. We understand how challenging a transition into a care home can be, so we do everything we can to cultivate a comfortable and relaxing environment.

Our Clinical Team are always ready for if resident's care needs start changing, and residents and their families can rest easy knowing that the team will help them through any short or long-term challenges.

Better yet, our frontline staff, including our award-winning Homemakers and fantastic Wellbeing & Lifestyle Coach, are always speaking to and engaging with residents. This means that they can identify changing care needs as and when they might occur.

Specialisms and services

  • Accommodation for persons who require nursing or personal care
  • Treatment of disease, disorder or injury
  • Caring for adults over 65 yrs
  • Caring for adults under 65 yrs
  • Dementia
  • Mental health conditions
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Price: Please contact us for information about our costs
Based: Plymouth
Type of care:
  • Residential
Services available to ages:
  • 65 and over
  • Under 65
  • Dementia
  • Mental health disabilities
  • Treatment of disease, disorder or injury

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