Caring with a difference...

Watch our video

Meet the team at Chrislyn House today - our video introduces the caring and friendly team at Chrislyn, and gives a first-hand impression of Chrislyn House from our long-term resident Gloria and her sister Jackie.

Karen Stanton and her team are passionate about the service provided every single day at Chrislyn House. Experienced and specialist trained staff really understand the true meaning of care and this is present whenever you pop by.

Welcome to Chrislyn House

Karen Stanton and her family have owned and managed Chrislyn House for over 30 years. Passionate about the high levels of care provided, Karen and her team ensure that Chrislyn offers a warm, friendly and caring environment that really does feel like home. Chrislyn House prides itself on high levels of cleanliness and attention and Karen and her team work hard to give individual care every single day. Offering a person-centred approach to all our residents, Chrislyn House staff are fully-trained to offer care to adults with learning disabilities and mental health disorders, dementia, down syndrome, epilepsy, moderate challenging behaviours, schizophrenia, partial sight, partial hearing, wheelchair dependency and incontinence. Our staff also have specialist training in dementia and end of life care. Each resident has a named key worker and an individual care plan and all our care plans are tailored around our residents' needs and capabilities.

When you are looking for residential facilities for your family member, whether respite or long-term,

Chrislyn House offers a unique alternative to care at home - come and visit our inviting and homely accommodation and meet our friendly and caring team - you really can find accommodation to suit your needs.

Our facilities and accommodation

Offering fresh and clean contemporary accommodation, Chrislyn House provides comfortable living spaces and home-cooked food in a variety of lounges and dining rooms. You will be impressed with Chrislyn from the moment you step through the door.

Our Sensory Room allows service users to enjoy stimulating music and lighting,which has proven to be popular with our residents and adds to the variety of facilities available to both respite and long-term service users.

We work with our residents to develop activities to enjoy both indoors and out. We always aim to cover everyone's individual interests - from arts and crafts and hand massages, giant dominoes to coffee mornings. We organise trips out such as theatre and river trips, so whatever you and your family like to spend time doing, we will develop personalised and individual care plan.

See for yourself how Chrislyn House work - come down and visit us.

Read more

Residential and Respite care

Whether your family is looking for residential or respite care, why not enjoy a visit to Chrislyn House to see how our home is run on a daily basis?

Respite care builds a relationship between the individual, the carer and staff and this can be beneficial, should a more permanent stay become necessary.

Chrislyn House is not just a business to Karen Stanton and this reflects on both the residents and staff. Well-run and fully accredited, Chrislyn House really does offer a home from home environment, whether for short or long-term care.

Read more

Our location

Chrislyn House is situated just off the seafront at Clacton-on-Sea, offering easy access to both town centre and seaside. Our residents, can pop into town for a look around the shops or take a trip to the beach.

Easily accessible from A12 and Clacton-on-Sea train station, we are also just minutes from Accident & Emergency.

Or in the event our residents require 24 hour Emergency care, Colchester General Hospital is just 20 minutes away.