Acquired by New Century Care, 1995, The Oaks Care Home continues to offer a high standard of nursing and residential care for up to 55 residents, many of whom have physical disabilities.
Residents of The Oaks enjoy large garden areas, skilfully home-cooked food for a number of dietary requirements, and a welcoming attitude from a professional team.
The Oaks is also able to offer more extensive care for four residents, through its Acorn Unit, which consists of four executive suites for those in special need of care, attention and comfort.
Group: New Century Care
Person in charge: Emma Plane (General Manager)
Local Authority / Social Services: Essex County Council (click for contact details)
Type of Service: Care Home with nursing – Privately Owned , 61 residents
Registered Care Categories*: Physical Disability
Admission Information: Ages 18+.
Single Rooms: 55
Shared Rooms: 3
Rooms with ensuite WC: 58
Facilities & Services: Palliative Care • Day Care • Respite Care • Convalescent Care • Own GP if required • Own Furniture if required • Pets by arrangement • Smoking not permitted • Close to Local shops • Near Public Transport • Minibus or other transport • Lift • Wheelchair access • Gardens for residents • Residents Kitchenette • Phone Point in own room/Mobile • Television point in own room
Latest CQC* Report on The Oaks Care Home: click here
*Care Quality Commission (CQC) is responsible for the registration and inspection of social care services in England.
Recommendation Score: 7.9 (7.883)
The user 'Recommendation Score' (7.9 for The Oaks Care Home) is calculated using a combination of the average of all ratings on user Recommendations submitted in the last 2 years, and the total number of user recommendations submitted in relation to the number of beds at the care home. The maximum Recommendation Score is 10. To see more about the carehome.co.uk user recommendations please click here.
Submitted by Joy P (Wife of Resident/Service User) on Thursday 30 April 2015. Review relates to April 2015.
Staff are very pleasant & helpful. My Husband is very satisfied with the care he receives. I'm always made to feel welcome. Emma the manager is excellent, she can't do enough for the residents.
Overall Standard: Good
Care / Support: Excellent
Treated with Dignity: Excellent
Food & Drink: Excellent
Safety / Security: Excellent
Value for Money: Excellent
There are currently no Care Home Idol entrants who have performed at The Oaks Care Home