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Cygnet Hospital Taunton

Orchard Portman, Taunton, Somerset, TA3 7BQ

Gender: Mixed

Beds: 56

Cygnet Hospital Taunton provides specialist inpatient services for older adults with mental health problems and for men diagnosed with a learning disability. The hospital also provides an acute inpatient admissions service for men over the age of 18.

The hospital is situated in a rural setting amongst Taunton farmland, within acres of peaceful fields. This quiet and tranquil environment offers great benefit to our service users who are able to walk in the expansive hospital grounds and take in the countryside scenery. Taunton town centre offers contrast to the quieter country life with market places, shopping malls and many other entertainment areas such as restaurants, theatres and cinemas.

“I strongly believe Dad is receiving the best care possible for him. We receive thorough feedback and the staff at our six monthly meetings are well informed.”Family member

The hospital provides 56 bedrooms across three distinct service lines which offer; acute care for men, acute care for older adults and learning disability services for men who are over 18.

Services at Cygnet Hospital Taunton

  • Sycamore Ward: Acute inpatient mental health service for men
  • Peacocks Ward: Acute inpatient mental health service for men
  • Swift Ward: Acute inpatient mental health service for older men and women
  • Redwood Ward: High Dependency Complex Care service for men with learning disabilities

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Cygnet Hospital Taunton in the news

Eat the Rainbow Week at Cygnet Hospital Taunton

As part of their health promotion programme the team at Cygnet Hospital Taunton's Swift Ward recently held an Eat the Rainbow Week. Service users and staff spent time looking at fruits and vegetables that correlated to the colour of the rainbow, and the benefits they have on their health.

Cygnet Quiz raises over £1K for charity

An online quiz event with teams of staff and service users from almost 20 Cygnet services has raised £1,100 to be split between two charities.

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