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Profile: Oaklea, 28th Jan, 2019

Over the last few days on our social media we have been focusing on the Oaklea MLMC -“My life my choices” Plan that each Oaklea customer has and how it ensures they get to lead an independent life as possible. The Plan isn’t just about the ‘big stuff’ either. Digby from County Durham wanted to research his family involvement in WW1. So with a bit of support from Oaklea staff he was able to go online and find out about his Granddad’s exploits.

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Frothy coffee man stirs it up in County Durham!


Profile: Oaklea, 25th Jan, 2019

Everyone likes a good brew….so maybe get County Durham Oaklea customer Jonathan on the case! He can be seen regularly volunteering at his Mum’s Cafe, ‘Andalucia’ in Barnard Castle.

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Lighting up Christmas @Oaklea


Profile: Oaklea, 18th Dec, 2018

Oaklea customers & staff in the North East have been holding an unbelievably sparkly Christmas Tree competition across our houses in Durham & Northumberland.

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Santa has Jumpers for goalposts?


Profile: Oaklea, 17th Dec, 2018

All across the known Oaklea galaxy people have lost leave of their senses and have been wearing inappropriate (?) casual wear. Fear not it’s all for a good cause as part of ‘Chrimbo jumper day’!

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Perfect casting


Profile: Right2Work, 13th Dec, 2018

The Employment Team at Oaklea’s CIC Right2Work (R2W) are always coming up with interesting tales through their Job Coaching - this time Advisor Claire Round has been “perfectly cast” thanks to her work with Rachel from Barrow in Furness.

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