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Ty Eirin Care Home, Porth

Parc Eirin, Thomastown, Porth CF39 8EE


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Welcome to Tŷ Eirin Care Home

Situated in the picturesque village of Thomastown, South Wales, the home is just half an hour’s drive from Cardiff. The village is largely residential, with plenty of shops and amenities, including a theatre, in the adjacent village of Tonyrefail. There are opportunities for leisurely walks in the nearby Tyn-y-Bryn park and surrounding countryside.

Our ever-popular Tŷ Eirin Care Home is able to care for 87 residents, including those who require round the clock general nursing care and those who feel the impact of dementia on their daily lives, requiring specialist care.

Daily life at Tŷ Eirin Care Home is enhanced by a ‘hidden gem’ of an enclosed garden which overflows with flowers, shrubs and raised flower beds; a beautiful place for everyone to enjoy! Many of the rooms overlook the garden and it is easily accessed by you and your loved ones.

We have an extremely dedicated and long serving team at Tŷ Eirin Care Home. Our team are passionate about what they do and also all things Welsh. Resident care plans reflect all that an individual would want and need for their care to be delivered in the way they choose, with independence and dignity as prime considerations. All care teams are dedicated to delivering the best of care to all residents and work closely with GP’s and other clinical professionals from the local area to ensure that residents are well cared for.

Our bedrooms

Tŷ Eirin Care Home has 88 single rooms, all of which are en-suite, beautifully decorated and are a good size. When you are ready to move into Tŷ Eirin Care Home, we would encourage you to bring in items to really make your room your own, bringing in a touch of sentiment. Many of our bedrooms overlook our wonderful gardens which are easily accessible for residents with varying mobility; whichever room you choose, we’re sure you’ll be very happy.

Our food

Our food is of the best quality to ensure that you love what you eat and get everything you need nutritionally, too. Here at Tŷ Eirin Care Home, we understand that nutrition and hydration is the foundation of an individual’s wellbeing. We make sure that our food and drink is at the centre of our social culture; whether it’s breakfast, or an evening’s entertainment, the food & drink will always go beyond expectations and, what’s more – there’s no washing up to do!

Our Head Chef loves to speak with our residents regarding the menu that we offer and is always happy to accommodate special requests for a favourite dish.

Lots of special events take place throughout the year, with friends and family welcome to book a dining table for breakfast, lunch, or dinner to share those times and create special moments and memories.

Our activities

Our activities are second to none. Whether it’s a game of cards with the grandchildren or a musical extravaganza with lights and a full band, you can be sure of a vibrant social scene at Tŷ Eirin Care Home!

Our activities not only encourage our residents to continue with lifelong hobbies but to also try new ones. Our dedicated activity teams are happy to promote, encourage and attend any activity to ensure that your loved ones continue have fun and fulfilment in their lives, and family members are welcome to join in too. Our aim is to promote stimulation for the mind and body, as well as general wellbeing.

Here at Tŷ Eirin Care Home, we have our very own newsletter for residents and their families to let everyone know about the wonderful goings on at the home.

Our minibus ensures that our residents enjoy the best of trips out too. From the best garden centre in the area to the sea front down the road – whatever we do and wherever we go, we always make sure we follow the desires of our residents.

Services Offered

verified_user Residential Care

We provide care to those who need support or companionship to ensure that all needs are met, no matter what they might be. Our residential support and care is ideal for those of our residents who do not require nursing care or nursing care associated with dementia.

verified_user Nursing Care

We provide nursing care for those who require the extra care and support of a skilled & fully qualified nurse available to them 24hrs a day.

verified_user Dementia Care

Our teams are trained to care for our residents with dementia and understand how stimulating environments, activities and interactions are essential.



  • Own furniture can be brought in
  • Residents kitchenette
  • Telephone points in bedrooms
  • Television points in bedrooms
  • Residents Internet access
  • Gardens for residents
  • Pets welcome (by prior arrangement)
  • Lift to first floor
  • Wheelchair access
  • Minibus transport for excursions
  • Close to a variety of shops

Room Information

  • 88 single rooms
  • 88 rooms with en-suite WC

Languages Spoken by Staff

English, Welsh

Other Care Provided

  • Respite Care
  • Palliative Care

Funding Types Accepted

  • Local Authority Funding
  • Local Authority Funding & Top Up
  • NHS Continuing Healthcare (CHC) Funding
  • Private/Self Funding

Admission Restrictions

Tŷ Eirin Care Home accepts individuals aged 65+. All admissions will have a pre-admission assessment.


Tŷ Eirin Care Home has a private car park with disabled parking bays, for people visiting the home. There is no charge to use the cark park.

Visiting Tŷ Eirin Care Home

Contact with relatives and friends is fundamental to their resident’s health and well-being and visits are encouraged.

There are no restrictions or booking requirements to visit Tŷ Eirin Care Home; however different rules apply should there be a Covid-19 outbreak, and they ask to not visit during ‘protected mealtimes’ unless is a part of the essential caregiver role.

Thomastown, Porth

Porth is a town in Rhondda Cynon Taf, South Wales. There are several things to do in Porth including visiting Bronwydd Park which is a treat for all in any season, packed with trees, flowers and wildlife. It has pathways great for walking and cycling.

You can also visit Rhondda Heritage Park which is a living testament to the mining communities of the world-famous Rhondda Valleys.


Meet the Team

Crystal Graham

Care Home Manager

Kirsty Llewellyn

Deputy Manager

Sue Davies

Deputy Manager

Rebecca Brown

Unit Manager - Nursing

Jeanette Rogers

Rest Bay Manager

Marion Whitehead


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