Newmills Lane
Kenwyn Hill
Truro
Cornwall
TR1 3EB

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Tel: 01872 223399

Care Provider: Barchester Healthcare Homes Limited

Care Type Care Home
Care Category Nursing, Dementia, Respite.
Availability Call for details
Overall CQC Rating Requires Improvement
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Meet The Manager

Nikki Culleton is General Manager at Kenwyn.

I am originally from Liverpool, and I qualified as an RGN in 1991 at Medway Hospital in Kent. After qualifying, I reached the role of ward sister on an acute cardiology medical ward, then married and worked within the military environment as a nurse practitioner. 

I have continued to study throughout my career, obtaining several additional professional nursing qualifications.

In 2009 I made a career change, working as a deputy manager in a nursing home, and subsequently as a general manager for over 10 years.

I have moved to Cornwall and, with the assistance of my team, I am now responsible for the running of this beautiful care home.  

Here at Kenwyn, were are passionate about providing safe & effective care within a supportive and friendly environment. 

Nikki Culleton

Kenwyn is a purpose built care home in Truro with beautiful gardens, set within a quiet area of this bustling market city in Cornwall. We pride ourselves on providing excellent nursing and residential care for elderly people, people living with disabilities and, for those living with dementia, and a homely environment within our Memory Lane Community. Our aim is to ensure that all residents are happy and fulfilled throughout their stay at our nursing home, and that the welfare of each resident is at the forefront of what we do each day.

Click the link to take a virtual tour. 

https://www.barchester.com/home/kenwyn-care-home/virtual-tour

Care Options We Can Provide
Support For Companionship, Personal care, Rehabilitation.
Disability Support Bed Bound, Wheel Chair Bound, Walking Frame, Physical Disability, Physically Frail, Requires Hoist .
Medication By Mouth, Injection, Suppository.
Nursing Specialisms Traumatic Brain Injury, Stroke, Multiple Sclerosis.
Type Of Dementia Mild Dementia, Moderate Dementia.
Dementia Specialisms Elderly Frail.
Respite Care Yes
Minimum Age
18

Our Building and Facilities

Our beautiful, purpose-built home has a lot to offer, from our stunning gardens, en-suite rooms and physiotherapy gym, to our Wi-Fi coverage across the entire building, and other supplementary services, such as podiatry, hairdressing and therapeutic massages. 

  • Access to kitchen facilities
  • Activity classes
  • Activity room
  • Bar/café
  • Day trips
  • Exercise classes
  • Flexible mealtimes
  • Internet access/wifi
  • Laundry
  • Landscaped gardens
  • Night bite menu
  • Private dining
  • Quiet lounge
  • Relatives meal with residents
  • Sensory garden
  • Special dietery requirements
  • TV lounge
  • Vegetable plot

Is Our Home Purpose Built
Yes

How Many Floors We Have
2

Who Owns Our Building
Private

Communal Rooms
Dining Rooms, TV Lounges, Sitting Rooms, Activities Room, Coffee Shop / Café, Bar / Pub.

What Else Do We Provide
Chiropodist, Physiotherapy, Hairdressers, Minibus, Lift.

Our Garden
Communal Garden, Vegetable Plot, Seating, Wheelchair Friendly Access, Sensory Garden.

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Description
  • Double rooms
  • Electric profiling bed
  • En-suite toilet
  • En-suite toilet plus bath/shower
  • Furnished rooms and own furniture welcomed
  • Nurse call system
  • Overnight visitor facilities
  • Pets allowed
  • Room with garden views
  • Secure access to building
  • Smoke detectors
  • Special bed
  • Telephone points can be installed in bedroom
  • Thermostatic radiators
  • TV in bedroom

About Our Rooms
Number Of Rooms 109

Type Of Room
Single Room.

Room Features
Furnished, Unfurnished, Step Free Access.

Room Facilities
Freeview TV, Sky/Cable TV, Telephone Point, Internet Access, Alarm, Catch up TV.

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Description

Our aim is to ensure that all residents are happy and fulfilled throughout their stay at our nursing home, and that the welfare of each resident is at the forefront of what we do each day.

Our person-centred approach allows individuals to make their own choices and maintain their independence. Residents are invited and encouraged to join in with our daily activities, which include quizzes, gentle exercise, word games, art, visiting entertainers and much more.


Our Carers
Amanda Hemsley
Amanda Hemsley
Activities Coordinator

I have been the activities coordinator here at Kenwyn since July 2019. I enjoy interacting with the residents and planning events themed around their interests and hobbies. Outside of Kenwyn, I have a busy home life, looking after 5 children and our pet cat, Tilly.

Jackie Jeffery
Jackie Jeffery
Sister of Glendurgan

I have worked at Kenwyn Care Home for over 20 years. As a Senior Sister on the Glendurgan unit, I am in charge of a team who provide a high standard of specialist care to younger residents, including those with brain injuries and tracheostomy requirements.

Outside of work, I spend my time time caring for my husband and mother-in-law - and I enjoy seeing my Grandchildren. 

Jo Mawby
Jo Mawby
Admin Assistant

I have worked at Kenwyn for over 20 years in various different roles as a reliable team player. In my spare time I enjoy spending time with my family and reading a good book.

Marie Wilson
Marie Wilson
Deputy Manager

Hi, my name is Marie, and I am the deputy manager here at Kenwyn. 

Marlene Graham
Marlene Graham
Head of Housekeeping

Hi, my name is Marlene, and I am the head of housekeeping here at Kenwyn. 

Ross Lannon
Ross Lannon
Admin Assistant

I have worked in the admin department at Kenwyn since 2012. My job role includes working on reception, as well as providing support to the Home Administrator and General Manager. I enjoy working in the busy office environment, as well as building relationships with residents and relatives.  

In my spare time, I like to attend live music and comedy events.

Steve Mawby
Steve Mawby
Maintenance Manager

Hi, my name is Steve, and I am the maintenance manager here at Kenwyn.

The Importance Of Meal Times

At the heart of our meals are fresh, seasonal ingredients that are bursting with flavour. Our food is cooked to the highest standard and we take great care to cater to the dietary requirements of everyone living here at the home. Residents may even discover a new favourite food or enjoy an old favourite prepared in a new and exciting way. We actively encourage loved ones to attend our mealtimes so that they can get a taste of what we offer.


We Serve Food At
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.

Dietary Options
Vegetarian, Vegan, Pureed, Diabetic.

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Menu
SAMPLE ALTERNATIVE MENU.pdf SAMPLE BREAKFAST MENU.pdf SAMPLE DAILY MENU.pdf
Activities Are So Important

Activities are the cornerstone of a wholesome home experience and our Activities Coordinators are always putting their creative minds to the test by organising new and exciting social events for residents to partake in. Of course, we take into account the likes and dislikes of those we support, so if someone doesn’t feel like trying something new, there will always be something on offer to reflect their personal interests. For the people who may just prefer some peace and quiet instead, we also offer one-to-one time that can be enjoyed with a nice cup of coffee or just a simple chat – whatever they desire.


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Activities At Home
Music, Quiz Games, Pet Therapy, Exercise Class, Word Games, Birthday Celebrations, Visiting Entertainment.

Activities Outside Our Home
Local Tourist Attractions.
Can You Bring Your Pet
Yes

Newmills Lane
Kenwyn Hill
Truro
Cornwall
TR1 3EB

Category Rating
Overall Requires Improvement
Safe Requires Improvement
Well Led Requires Improvement
Caring Good
Responsive Good
Effective Good
Read More https://api.cqc.org.uk/public/v1/reports/8e374ab0-0704-499a-8f05-4ddaf97c643c
Report Published 5th September 2019
Registration Date 15th February 2011
Transport
Bus Stop nearby, Train Station nearby, Car Park on-site.

Places of Worship
Anglican Church, Catholic Church, Methodist Church.

Nearby Services
Hospital, Shops, Restaurant, Park, Pub.

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