Kendal LA9 4BD
At Oaklea, we offer a range of care packages for you in your home that can help you to boost your confidence, retain your independence and remain in your familiar surroundings.
you need some basic support with daily activities such as shopping or
housework, or high-level care, for one or 24 hours a day, everything we do is
based on the same principles behind the high-quality care that Oaklea is known
Our skilled team of staff will go
above and beyond to deliver care that exceeds your expectations. After our team
manager meets with you and assesses how best we can meet your needs, we will
develop a flexible, personalised care plan to suit you, which will be reviewed
every six months. A member of our team will be assigned to care for you and
arrange to come and visit you, on a flexible basis, at times that work best for
Private home care can provide you with choice and control over the care that you receive.
We are regulated by the Care Quality Commission and we pride ourselves on the high quality care we provide.
We can offer:
• Home Help
Our customers look forward to the visits they receive from our friendly team.
Some of the duties we can assist with include:
• Help with housework and laundry.
• Preparation of meals.
• Shopping and errands.
• Help with daily personal care.
• Reminders for medications.
• Assistance in planning and attending appointments and social activities.
• Assistance around the home in arranging practical things like maintenance and gardening.
• That’s not all - just ask!
Our home care service is tailored to your needs and changes as your needs change; call us for a chat to find out more.
Oaklea can provide support to enable you to pursue hobbies and personal interests. This can be in your home or in the community.
We can help you to access social and leisure facilities. Examples of Golden Moments Companion Care, includes trips to the Garden Centre; Hair and Beauty treatments; Arts & Crafts; Cafes; Theatre productions.
It’s never ideal to have to stay in hospital longer than is really necessary - we can get you home on your terms.
We provide a service that is completely flexible so it can be tailored to suit your particular needs.
An Example of a 3 Hour Visit:
• Preparing home for your arrival
• Grocery shopping
• Meet and greet at the hospital
• Help to pack bags and collect laundry
• Provide transportation
• Putting on the kettle
• Doing the laundry and any household tasks
• Preparing a meal
• Walking and feeding pets
• Collecting prescriptions
The Advice and Guidance service offers support in a range of different areas. Advice is available on minor adaptations in the home; personal budgets and self funding support; maintaining health and wellbeing, including guidance on assistive technology; and information on local services, clubs and social activities to reduce isolation.
Oaklea also works with the Red Cross and can help to arrange short term loans of medical equipment. In addition, our trusted assessor service can help identify ways you can make life easier in your own home with minor aids and adaptations such as bed rails and bath aids.
We no longer have any Winter Warmth funds available for 2016/2017.