Oaklea is a charitable organisation with a vision based on the principle that everyone has a positive contribution to make to society and the right to control their own lives.

We can help you.

Oaklea provide high standards of care and aim to enable individuals to be as independent as possible. Whatever your circumstances, if you have a need then we can help you access the right levels of support.

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We can advise you.

Our team of over 400 employees comprises highly qualified and experienced individuals who can advise and assist in every aspect of professional care. You can call us on 01539 735 025 or get in touch by email at enquiries@oakleatrust.co.uk

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You can support us.

Oaklea is a charity. Our existence and continued operation relies on external funding, the generosity of benevolent individuals and organisations. If you'd like to help support our work, then we'd love to hear from you.

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What's On Offer

For older people

Find out about our specialist Home Care services, welcome home from hospital service or our Golden Moments Companion Care

For people with learning and physical disabilities

Find out more about the support we can provide with independent living, employment, community participation, and good health and wellbeing.

For young people

Find out about the clubs and activities on offer for young people, as well as information on Wishlist.

News + Events


Punching above their weight - knockout blow for Internships!

Profile: Right2Work, 22nd Feb, 2018

Oaklea's Employment Team at R2W (Right2Work) have been busy showing off the success of our Internship programme on TV! The cameras from ITV Border have been showcasing students in West Cumbria who have been part of the Internships story. The project runs across the County in conjunction with all 4 FE Colleges.

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Wombat grabs internship glory!

Profile: Right2Work, 14th Feb, 2018

Marsupial goings on in Carlisle with Oaklea Right2Work (R2W) Employment team and local MP. Hugely successful day at Carlisle College introducing two students on the Oaklea R2W Internship for disadvantaged young people.

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