Tailored Live-in Care in Cornwall

Here at Consultus, we are one of the UK’s leading care companies and have been a live-in care provider for over 60 years. 

Our Live-in Carer will provide you or your loved one with high-quality, full-time care in the comfort of your own home. With Live-in Care, there’s none of the upheaval involved in moving to one room of a care home, giving both you and your family peace of mind.

We provide both our Introductory and Managed Live-in Care services to clients in Cornwall and the surrounding areas, allowing your loved one to remain in their own home, with their friends, pets and comforts around them.

Tintagel castle in Cornwall

Trusted Care at Home in Cornwall

We provide tailored care for specialist conditions, such as dementia, Parkinsons, Motor Neurone Disease and cardiovascular disease. Our highly-qualified live-in carers and nurses can also provide cancer care and compassionate palliative care, empowering clients to remain in their homes and improve their quality of life.

Whether short-term respite care is required or long-term live-in care support, our dedicated team is on hand to guide you through the process and ensure your loved one’s needs are met.  Our levels of care are split into two categories, introductory and managed:

Managed Care

This service is regulated by the Care Quality Commission (CQC) and is overseen by our Registered Manager.

Initial care needs assessment can usually be arranged within 24 hours

Regulated by the CQC

Fully managed service

Your dedicated Local Consultant will oversea all aspects of the care package, including liaising with any other healthcare professionals involved in your care

24/7 On-Call Consultant

Available for emergencies outside office hours

Freedom from fixed visiting hours

Introductory Care

Our longest established service offers the most cost-effective live-in care option.

Able to start within 24 hours of enquiry

Depending on carer availability

Not regulated by the CQC

Not managed

Carers receive instruction directly from the client or client's representative, and the care package is managed by a local family member of trusted third-party oversight

24/7 On-Call Consultant

Available for emergencies outside office hours

Freedom from fixed visiting hours

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We provide exceptional, high-quality live-in care services in Cornwall. Call our friendly care consultants today to learn how learn how Consultus Care & Nursing can support you or a loved one. 

Consultus live-in carer with client

The Benefits of Live-In Care

  • Personalised Attention: Live-in care allows for one-to-one support, tailored to the individual needs of your loved one, ensuring they receive undivided attention.
  • Comfort of Home: Remaining in their own home allows clients to stay in familiar surroundings with personal belongings and cherished memories. This is particularly important when a loved one is navigating a condition such as Dementia.
  • Enhanced Independence: Live-in care helps maintain independence, enabling clients to stick to fond routines and preferences, unlike the more regimented schedules often found in residential care homes.
  • Cost-Effective: For those requiring extensive care, live-in care can be more affordable than residential care alternatives, as it eliminates the costs associated with larger staff teams.

Why Choose Consultus Care & Nursing?

At Consultus Care & Nursing, we deliver exceptional live-in care throughout Cornwall with a focus on quality and reliability. Here’s why families choose us:

  • Expert Caregivers: Our highly trained caregivers and nurses are carefully selected and receive continuous support and training to provide compassionate, personalised care in Cornwall.
  • Comprehensive Services: From specialist dementia care to post-operative support and palliative care, our holistic approach ensures all physical, emotional, and social needs are met.
  • Client-Centred Approach: We tailor bespoke care plans to each individual’s preferences, lifestyle, and health requirements, in close collaboration with medical professionals and GPs where relevant. 
  • Decades of Experience: With over 60 years in home care, our reputation for excellence and trust speaks for itself.
  • 24/7 Support: Offering round-the-clock assistance, our dedicated care managers provide peace of mind and emergency support whenever needed.
  • Accreditations and Awards: Accredited by key industry bodies and recognised with numerous awards, our commitment to excellence and continuous improvement is evident.

Choose Consultus Care & Nursing for compassionate, reliable care that prioritises your loved ones' well-being in the comfort of their own home.

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Care Resources

See below some resources which may have useful information about care, the community and help for the elderly in Cornwall (please note, these websites are owned and operated by third parties):

  • Care & Support in Cornwall

  • Age UK Cornwall

  • Housing Care Cornwall Day Centre Services

  • Adult Social Care Cornwall CC

Get in Touch with Our Cornwall Team

Reach out to our dedicated Cornwall team by calling 01732 355 231. Alternatively, simply fill out our online enquiry form and a member of our expert team will respond promptly. Need more information? Download our brochure to learn how Consultus Care & Nursing can support you or a loved one.

Arranging Live-In Care in Cornwall

Step 1: Get In Touch With Our Team

Call us on 01732 355 231 to speak to our Triage Consultants to talk through your options, and any questions you have.

Step 2: Discuss Your Requirements

Our care team will discuss your needs and requirements, as well as their likes and dislikes, so we can find the perfect carer for you.

Step 3: Get Matched With A Carer

We will match you with a carer that meets your needs and preferences to ensure you feel comfortable and receive the best possible care.


What is live-in care?


Live-in care involves a professional caregiver residing in the client’s home to provide round-the-clock support, ensuring they receive personalised care in the comfort of their own home.

How much does live-in care cost?


The cost of live-in care varies depending on the specific needs of the client and the level of care required. For a detailed quote, please contact our team directly on 01732 443424

What conditions do you support with live-in care?


<p>We provide support for a wide range of conditions, including but not limited to dementia, Alzheimer's, Parkinson's disease, multiple sclerosis, post-operative care, and palliative care.</p>

How are caregivers selected and trained?


Our caregivers are carefully selected through a rigorous vetting process that includes background checks, interviews, and professional references. They undergo extensive training and continuous professional development to ensure they provide the highest standard of care.

What areas do you cover in Cornwall?


Falmouth, Camborne, Penzance, Newquay, St Austell, Truro, Saltash, Bodmin, Redruth, St Ives, Helston, Liskeard, Launceston, Bude, Hayle, Torpoint, Wadebridge, St Agnes, Penryn, St Blazey

Is live-in care available on a short-term basis?


Yes, we offer both short-term and long-term live-in care solutions. Whether you need respite care, post-operative support, or any other short-term care, we can provide the necessary assistance.

How can I get started with live-in care?


To get started, contact our team to discuss your needs and schedule a free, no-obligation consultation. We will guide you through the process and answer any questions you may have.