Consultus Live-in Care and Nursing in Cornwall
Consultus Care and Nursing is the UK’s leading independent provider of live-in carers and nurses and offers 24x7 support to clients in their own homes throughout Cheshire.
Our speciality lies in providing tailored support to meet the precise requirements of our clients, enabling them to remain in the comfort of the homes they have made their own. Consultus Carers and nurses can be supplied to meet a wide range of client needs, from assistance with everyday personal care, to the more advanced medical support that might be needed to manage a long-term chronic illness. Our services also ensure clients retain control over their routines, prolonging their independence and freedom of choice.
For further information on the ways in which Consultus could provide support to you or a family member in Cornwall, please call and discuss your particular requirements with one of our experienced consultants.
Healthcare in Cornwall
Consultus recognises the value of integrated care in later life and to ensure each client’s specific needs are met, our carers and nurses will liaise where required with other involved healthcare professionals.
To find out about the NHS services available in Cornwall visit the NHS Choices website.
There is also a range of private healthcare options available in Cornwall and a selection of these can be found on the websites below. Alternatively, an internet search for `Private Healthcare in Cornwall’ will provide a more detailed breakdown.
Funding of live-in care and nursing in Cornwall
In certain circumstances it is possible to receive financial support to pay for live-in care or nursing. Further advice is available from Cornwall Adult Social Services, and from the Advocacy service at the county’s Age UK.
Details on options to help fund care in the home are also available in the Consultus Funding Options Handbook, which can be downloaded below.
There are a number of organisations nationwide that provide guidance and support for people in later life. For a list of these bodies please visit our Links for Clients page.
Free, independent and confidential advice is also available from the Citizens Advice Bureau. Visit their website to find your local bureau.
The Silver Line is a free, confidential helpline providing information, friendship and advice to older people, open 24 hours a day, every day of the year.
Consultus is proud to be a founding supporter of the charity, further information about which can be found at www.thesilverline.org.uk.
Additional Information for Carers and Nurses about Cornwall
For details about Cornwall that might be of use during your stay with a client in the county please visit the local County Council and Visit Cornwall websites.
We have produced a list of websites that might be useful whilst on or preparing for a booking. These can be found on our
Links for Carers and Nurses page.