Care Home with Assisted Living Facilities near Torquay
Penns Mount is a residential care home for the elderly set in a beautiful location not too far from Torquay area. We offer a safe, comfortable and secure assisted living and care facility for the over 60s and for those with specialist dementia care needs. This provides a socially stimulating and friendly active lifestyle, taking away the worries, and promoting emotional well-being by providing fulfilling care and support.
With clean and spacious individual rooms available for up to 22 residents at a time, our focus is on providing you with an unrivalled level of care that encourages in building personal relationships with our other residents and staff and where possible getting out and about and becoming actively involved with the local community.
Please understand we are not A Nursing Home, however, we will care for you until such times as you may need medical intervention and that provision some times goes beyond our remit. However, the majority of our residents live at our home continuously without recourse to a Nursing Home facility. Penns Mount is their home and remains their home, which is what everyone wants.
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Overlooking the Teign Estuary and featuring a panoramic view of the sea, the Penns Mount residential home for the elderly is set against beautiful background scenery which. This provides an invigorating source of inspiration for those seeking to relax and unwind in a beautiful and comfortable setting. Each day, residents are free to come and go as they please whilst enjoying frequent visits to the local park and nearby shops, or regular trips to the village church for Sunday services.
On rainy days or when residents would rather stay in, there’s still plenty of activity going on with entertainment provided by the home, including arts and crafts, live music and lots more besides. We also welcome and encourage family and friends to visit so that they can take part in the fun and well-being of their loved ones. This makes it a home from home.
Specialist Care for the Disabled and those with Dementia Care Needs
Although some of our residents are fit and well enough to look after themselves for most of the times, the team at Penns Mount are fully experienced and equipped to care for the lesser able, frail folk, and those in need of specialist dementia support. Our home gives the provision enabling residents to call on staff whenever they require help – at any time of day or night. Each room is equipped with an easy-to-use electronic call system which staff can respond to immediately, at the touch of a button, so that residents never feel alone, isolated or abandoned.
Homemade Cooking with Expert Nutrition
One of the many highlights of the day at the Penns Mount residential care home is the food. Each meal is prepared individually by a trained chef using a balanced recipe that caters for the individual tastes and nutritional needs of the resident. We also understand that different people have different dietary requirements for religious reasons or vegetarian commitment and daily meals are always adjusted accordingly. At Penns Mount, all our residents are treated equally and encouraged to live life to the full, regardless of background, religion or ethnicity. Our philosophy and our goal is to treat each resident as an individual but within the freedom of a loving and caring environment.