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Care Homes in Essex

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Oakland Care’s range of care homes in Essex all offer five-star facilities and state of the art features for a fulfilling and purposeful stay within our homes. Our compassionate team of dedicated team members are all highly trained in providing the highest levels of care in a homely, comfortable and safe environment that you will be happy to call home.

Our range of care is bespoke to each individual’s needs, so both yourself and your loved ones can find true peace of mind in the fact all your personal needs are taken care of. Our team ensure every resident in our Essex care homes can enjoy a lively experience, with activities and favourite hobbies being a key part of the great lifestyle on offer. Live, love and be loved in any of the Essex care homes available at Oakland Care.

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    Lambwood Heights




    This purpose-built care home in the heart of Chigwell, Essex offers 73 private en-suite rooms and provides the highest quality residential, nursing, dementia and respite care in a five-star setting.

    73 rooms with en-suite bathrooms, bar and bistro, hairdressing salon, full screen cinema room, numerous day lounges and beautifully landscaped garden areas and terraces.

    244 Lambourne Road



    IG7 6HX

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    Located in Loughton, Essex, Woodland Grove is a purpose-built care home offering the highest standards of residential, nursing, dementia and respite care in a warm, welcoming and cosy environment.

    Woodland Grove has 72 individual, private en-suite rooms. Facilities include a bar and bistro area, a cinema room, hairdressing salon, day lounges and beautiful garden areas and terraces.

    En-suite bathrooms, bar and bistro area, full screen cinema room, hairdressing salon, multiple day lounges and beautiful garden areas and terraces.

    Rectory Lane



    IG10 3RU

  • Elsyng House Care Home






    Our purpose-built care home in Enfield, Greater London offers 75 private en-suite rooms and provides the highest quality residential, nursing, dementia and respite care in a five-star setting.

    75 rooms with en-suite bathrooms, café bistro, cinema room, hair and beauty salon, barbers, multiple air-conditioned lounges, family room, quiet lounge and beautiful garden areas.

    1 Forty Hill


    EN2 9HT

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Frequently Asked Questions

What types of care is available in the Essex care homes?

The following types of care are provided in all of our Essex care homes:

  • Residential Care
  • Dementia Care
  • Respite Care
  • Nursing Care

Where are the care homes in Essex located?

The Essex care homes are located in the following places:

  • Lambwood Heights – Chigwell, Essex
  • Woodland Grove – Loughton, Essex
  • Elsyng House – Enfield, Outskirts of Essex

How can I contact the care homes in Essex?

For any move in and new enquiries, contact a friendly member of our team on 0300 303 5445

Alternatively, find the phone numbers for each individual Essex home using the list of care homes above.

What are the features within the rooms?

Our Lambwood Heights, Woodland Grove and Elsyng House suites and are fully furnished with state-of-the-art facilities for residents to enjoy. Each individual, private, en-suite room features custom-made bespoke furniture and storage, as well as a large flat screen TV, Person-Centred software® care planning and monitoring system, nurse-call system, access to wi-fi, individual phone points, full profiling bed with bespoke upholstered head and foot board and comfortable seating. Residents are invited to decorate their rooms with personal belongings to make them truly feel like home.

What features are available throughout the Essex homes?

Throughout our Essex care homes you can find Bistros, Bars, Hair & Beauty Salons, Cinema Rooms, Landscaped Gardens and much more! Each of our homes offer great facilities so you can enjoy your stay. Take a tour of Lambwood Heights, Woodland Grove or Elsyng House and see for yourself.

Are the care homes in Essex registered and inspected?

All of our care homes in Essex are registered and inspected by the Care Quality Commission. Our homes are all rated as ‘Good’ by the industry regulator.

What awards or accolades do the Essex homes have?

As well as being rated ‘Good’ by the CQC, our homes have achieved impressive scores on The scores are generated by reviews from our residents and their families. Lambwood Heights has achieved 9.8 out of 10 and Woodland Grove 9.6 out of 10. In 2020, Lambwood Heights was shortlisted by Knight Frank for UK Luxury Care Home of the Year and Woodland Grove also scooped an award for the Care Newcomer Award of the year at the National Care Awards.

What about Oakland Care?

Oakland Care is a growing brand and we have a reputation for building the highest specification of Care Home in which we provide the highest quality of care and service to our residents. In 2020, Oakland Care was shortlisted as a UK finalist in the Laing Buisson Awards in three categories! These were Residential Care Provider of the Year, Management Excellence and Outstanding response to COVID-19. Additionally, our newest build in Essex was shortlisted by Knight Frank for UK Luxury Care Home of the Year. We are constantly improving our approach to sustainability and were recently awarded Green Mark accreditation in recognition of our environmentally friendly standards.

What are the costs of living in the Essex care homes?

The cost of living in each of the care homes in Essex depends on a number of factors. They include the level of care the person needs and the home that you wish to stay in. For more details, contact a friendly member of our team on 03003035445. You can also see more about our pricing on the FAQ page for the home of your choice.

What is the visiting policy in the Essex care homes?

Our visiting policies follow government guidelines for Coronavirus. We have a COVID safe internal visiting room as well as an external visiting room for when the weather is milder. Please check with your local home for specific local arrangements regarding visiting policies.

Can I choose what I want to eat?

You have complete choice over what you wish to eat across the day in each of the Essex care homes. You may request your own personal favourites or choose from the balanced weekly menus that are provided by Oakland Care. All dietary requirements are provided for with fresh produce.

How do I keep to my hospital arrangements?

All medical appointments are co-ordinated by the Essex home and will be arranged for you. Under normal circumstances, we encourage family members to attend these with you. In the event that you don’t have anyone to accompany you to an appointment, we can arrange someone to attend with you with sufficient notice, normally around 72hrs. Due to Coronavirus restrictions, this may not always be possible.

Which homes offer Respite Care in Essex?

All of the Essex care homes offer Respite Care for a short-term stay. Doing so also allows guests in our homes to get a feel for the fulfilling lifestyle on offer at Oakland Care.

Which is the newest Oakland Care home in Essex?

Built in 2019, Lambwood Heights is a new and luxurious care home located in the heart of Chigwell, Essex. However our brand new Elsyng House care home opened in February 2021, making that the newest of our care homes in the area.

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