Living in Penzance

Community Health Services

In Community Care, the following facilities are available:

  • District Nurses and Midwives
  • Asthma liaison
  • Community psychotherapy
  • Chiropody
  • Clinical psychology
  • Ante and Post Natal
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Health Visitors
  • Tissue viability
  • Speech and Language Therapy
  • Physiotherapy
  • Child protection
  • Community psychiatry
  • Dentistry
  • Well woman/Well man
  • Macmillan nursing

A Learning Disabilities Trust provides for the schooling and learning of disabled children and adults in the Penzance area.

In the District, there are thirty Residential Homes, twelve Nursing Homes, two Local Authority Homes, a Renal Dialysis Unit and the Cheshire Home providing facilities for any disabled or elderly.

Alexandras Community Care - Home Care Services
Office B, The Old Stables, Chyandour Coombe, Penzance. Phone: 01736-368699
Allied Healthcare Group - Nursing Agency
Trinity House, Wharf Road, Penzance. Phone: 01736-364530
Penwith MIND Befriending Service - Mental Handicap Befrienders
Morrab Road, Penzance. Phone: 01736-363345
Penzance Health Centre - Health Clinic, Health Visitors & Midwives
Bellair, Alverton, Penzance. Phone: 01736-575500
St Ives Community Clinic - Health Clinic, Health Visitors & Midwives
Stennack Surgery, Old Stennack School, St Ives. Phone: 01736-576130