Cramers Court Nursing Home is a leader in caring for older people, and we have been delivering excellent care to our residents at Cramers Court for over 30 years. We are ideally located near the pretty seaside town of Kinsale in West Cork and is within easy reach of Cork City.
Cramers Court Nursing Home is located in a delightful period residential estate with 14 acres of mature grounds, and our building has been considerably refurbished in recent years.
Cramer’s Court has a proud tradition of being involved in the local community, and our residents have been involved in some wonderful community projects. Recently, Cramers Court was part of the Caring Together Initiative, a campaign led by Nursing Homes Ireland which aims to reduce the stigma associated with nursing homes. We are delighted to have achieved recognition for our efforts to create happy homes for our residents.
Dedicated Care Team
The Cramers Court Nursing Home Team
At Cramers Court Nursing Home, we are passionate about caring for our residents and supporting them to live full lives. We have a team of over 80 staff, who are not only highly qualified and competent, but are kind and understanding too. We also have management, administrative, kitchen, housekeeping, maintenance and activity teams, who all contribute hugely to the life of our nursing home.
Professional Care Team
We are always focused on the wellbeing of our residents, and we do all we can to create a warm, secure and comfortable environment for you. As soon as you come to our home, you’ll have access to a dedicated team of carers who will make sure you’re fully part of life in our nursing home and that you’re valued for who you are. The dedication, commitment and competence of our staff helps us achieve the highest standards of care.
Catering For All Dependency Levels
We Provide Exceptional
Our residents receive the highest level of care from a dedicated team of professional, qualified staff who are on duty 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Dedicated Activity Coordinators
Our Coordinators plan and facilitate activity programmes, dictated by the residents’ wishes, needs and interests.
Regular Outings & Day Trips
We arrange regular outings and day trips. Cramers Court Nursing Home celebrates national and local events.
Various Therapeutic Activites
Some of our therapeutic activities include; Hairdressers, barbers, beauty therapy, chiropody and much more.
We Take Care
Of Your Needs
Before you come to Cramers Court, we will meet you and talk about your life and about what you need from us. This helps us create a care plan that is unique to you and that will cater for your specific needs. We’ll put that plan in place when you arrive at our nursing home.
Cramers Court Nursing Home
We make sure our residents can relax in a quiet, peaceful and safe setting, with extensive grounds that are ideal for walking and relaxation. Our enclosed garden is filled with flora and fauna. One of its most striking features is a large enclosed pond, and all our residents and visitors comment on how therapeutic and relaxing it is. All our nursing home rooms are modern, tastefully decorated and give you access to the gardens. We also offer a choice of day rooms, conservatories, and an elegant dining room for you to relax in.
In 2017, we completed a major renovation programme to revamp the older parts of Cramers Court. As part of this, we replaced multiple-occupancy bedrooms with double and single rooms that have ensuite bathrooms, to give you dignity and privacy. On top of that, we added another 26 bedrooms in 2019, so there’s plenty of room for everyone.
An Active Daily Lifestyle
Lifestyle & Activities
Life at Cramers Court nursing home is busy and full of fun, thanks to the efforts of our dedicated activities coordinator, Teresa O’Donovan. She’ll find out what you’re interested in and what you’re capable of doing and design an activity programme just for you.
We believe in being part of the local community, so we encourage our residents to take part in our brilliant community projects. Previously, our residents have organised a wedding for Irish Guide Dogs, knitted blankets for chemotherapy patients and taken part in intergenerational projects with pre-schools.
We offer a variety of services that keep your mind and body healthy, including physiotherapy, yoga, chiropody, aromatherapy, hairdressing, occupational therapy, diet advice, Engaging Dementia sessions and language therapy.
Our arts, crafts and entertainment programme will help you tap into your natural creativity. You can paint, sing or take part in reminiscence therapy that keeps your memory active and gives you the opportunity to tell wonderful stories. If you like a bit of light entertainment, you can play bingo or a board game, or watch a film.
The vast majority of our residents are from the Roman Catholic tradition, but we will do all we can to cater for your spiritual needs regardless of your religious background. Mass is celebrated in the home every Tuesday. If you can’t attend Mass, the priest will come and visit you afterwards. We also welcome ministers from other religious traditions.