Cross Keys

Penryn, Falmouth, Cornwall

A contemporary home, opened in October 2012, with easy access to Penryn town centre and close to Falmouth and Truro. Cross Keys offers long term residential care and respite care for adults with a range of learning and physical disabilities.

Modern contemporary purpose built development
Multi sensory room
Self contained accommodation
Town location
Outstanding facilities
Cross Keys

Life at Cross Keys

Cross Keys is an excellent home offering outstanding care facilities and a range of accommodation options for people with different needs and abilities.

Activities & Hobbies At Cross Keys

Activities & Hobbies

Here at Cross Keys residents are encouraged and supported to engage in a wide range of activities, both within and away from the home. Community involvement has played a key role in meeting, developing and enhancing the recreational and social interaction needs of our residents.

Dreams and aspirations come in many shapes and sizes, with each having a massive meaning to that individual. “Being privileged enough to help support someone to realise a goal or aspirations is one of the most rewarding parts of the service we deliver her at Cross Keys.”

Food & Nutrition At Cross Keys

Food & Nutrition

Many foods bring many smiles to many faces, here at Cross Keys the menu is tailored around the individual wishes and preferences of the residents and where possible our ingredients are sourced from local producers.

Residents are supported and encouraged to be as independent as possible and this includes being involved in all aspects of food preparation and cooking, this is something that clearly bring a lot of pleasure and satisfaction to all those involved.

Personal Care At Cross Keys

Personal Care

Our aim is to provide the very highest standard of care, and this is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. We work constantly to promote our residents’ skills and independence in this area and are mindful of their dignity at all times.

Care at Cross Keys

Led by Barbara Mitchell, one of our experienced Registered Managers, the team at Cross Keys are highly trained and motivated to deliver the highest levels of quality care and support.

The emphasis is on person centred support, enabling and encouraging individuals to achieve and to lead a fulfilling lifestyle.

Our aim is to support you to make the very most of your time with us. Our services are tailored to your needs whether this is short stay, or 24 hour, seven days support.

We will help you to develop a comprehensive ‘Essential Lifestyle Plan’ and will work with you to help you achieve your goals.

Cross Keys provides professional support and care for my brother on a daily basis. I can always call or even just knock on their door and receive a warm welcome. Since living at Cross Keys, my brother has grown in confidence and is so very settled and happy, thanks to all the dedicated and friendly Staff

– sister of Cross Keys resident




Barbara Mitchell

I first started working for Swallowcourt at Cross Keys in 2015, initially as a Bank Support Worker and progressing through to a Senior Support Worker and then Deputy Manager.

Appointed as the Manager of Cross Keys in September 2020, I am proud to lead a dedicated staff team at Cross Keys as part of the Swallowcourt Group, knowing that each and every day we make a positive difference to the lives of the people we support.

Barbara Mitchell


Cross Keys
17 Church Road,
Penryn, Falmouth,
TR10 8DA

Tel: 01326372979 or Tel: 03300102376

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