Amica Care Welcomes Ernstell House to the Family

Amica Care is delighted to announce the successful acquisition of Ernstell House, a prominent nursing home located in Plymouth. This acquisition marks a significant milestone in Amica Care’s continued commitment to delivering compassionate, person-centred care to the community.

Ernstell House, a care facility known for its dedication to quality care, now joins the Amica Care portfolio, strengthening their presence in Devon and further solidifying their position as a leading care provider in the South-West.

With a focus on promoting independence, enhancing quality of life, and providing a safe and nurturing environment, Ernstell House features 64 luxury care suites and offers 24 hour residential, nursing and dementia care. The nursing home features state-of-the-art facilities and a team of highly skilled and compassionate professionals, ensuring the best possible care for every individual.

The services provided at Ernstell House include:

  • Residential Care: Ernstell House offers residential care services for individuals who require assistance with daily living activities while enjoying the comfort and privacy of a homely setting.
  • Nursing Care: Ernstell House offers residents a warm and nurturing environment with the additional support of high-quality nursing care.
  • Dementia Care: Recognising the unique challenges faced by those living with dementia, Ernstell House provides specialised dementia care programs that focus on maintaining cognitive abilities and promoting a sense of familiarity and security.
  • Neurological Care: Ernstell House is proud to offer specialised care for individuals with neurological conditions, including Parkinson's disease, strokes and acquired brain injury. The dedicated team of healthcare professionals ensures personalised care plans to address each resident's specific needs.
  • Physiotherapy Care: To promote physical well-being and independence, Ernstell House offers physiotherapy services tailored to each resident's mobility and rehabilitation requirements.
  • Respite Care: Ernstell House welcomes residents for respite from anywhere between one to six weeks depending on individual needs. During this time, Ernstell House strives to make each resident’s stay as comfortable and fulfilling as possible.
  • Day Care: To enhance the day of short-term guests with plenty of activities and socialisation time. Ernstell House welcomes all day residents with warmth and compassion – ensuring that they feel happy and safe in a homely environment.

"Amica Care is thrilled to welcome Ernstell House into our family of care and nursing homes," said Keren Wilkinson, CEO of Amica Care. "Our commitment to providing exceptional care remains unwavering, and this acquisition aligns perfectly with our mission to enrich the lives of our residents. We are excited to integrate Ernstell House's excellent team and facilities into our portfolio and continue to deliver the highest standards of care in Plymouth."

Amica Care remains steadfast in its dedication to provide exceptional care and support to people and their families. The acquisition of Ernstell House is a testament to their ongoing mission to help them to maintain independence, creating special moments and fulfilling lives.

Keren and Sandra