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


Tailored to your needs - that's the Oaklea approach

Profile: Oaklea, 10th May, 2018

“It’s not about the house – it’s about the customers and how they’ve made it a lovely home” - Oaklea, always putting the customer at the heart of what we do! To emphasise this we're producing new information leaflets aimed at those working in Adult Social Care and anyone tasked with choosing or referring potential customers (this can also include friends and family in assisting with making such choices). Our latest involves one of our homes in Kendal, Lowther Park and Supported Living Accommodation in Barrow.

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Room service! Bedding in well thanks to supported internships

Profile: Right2Work, 08th May, 2018

Oaklea's Right2Work (R2W) Employment team continue to deliver results in assisting people into work and a good example is Nicole. She’s been working at Abbey House Hotel, Barrow as part of our supported internships programme.

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