Longreach House

Perran and Carbis Wards are acute psychiatric admissions units offering assessment and treatment for people aged 18 and over, who predominantly are from the west of the county and the Isles of Scilly

Contact Information: Longreach House, Camborne and Redruth Community Hospital, Barncoose Terrace, Redruth, TR15 3EU
Telephone: 01209 318988 (unit office)
Visiting times:
2pm – 5pm daily
6pm – 7.30pm daily
You would be admitted to Perran and Carbis Wards if you were experiencing acute distress; there was concern for your own safety or that of others as a result of your mental health.

If you are admitted to Perran and Carbis Wards you will have your own en-suite bedroom and access to communal gardens and lounge areas. A range of therapeutic activities are available on the wards.

Fletcher Ward provides a similar service for people in the north and east of Cornwall

Visiting Perran and Carbis Wards at Longreach

Visitors are welcome to the ward during the times set out in the box above.

We are unable to allow children under 18 onto the wards. If you would like to bring a child with you to visit a patient, we have a family visiting room which you can use. Please ask a member of staff for more information.


It is free to park at the hospital. The Link car park offers easy access to the ward and includes disabled parking spaces.

Referrals to Perran and Carbis Wards are made through our Home Treatment Teams. This allows us to assess we are providing treatment in the best place for you.