Oxford House Community Care

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Profile Strength
Very Good 88%
Care Type Home Care
Care Category Dementia | Personal
Availability Yes
Hourly Prices From £22.50
Regulator's Rating Good

At Oxford House Community Care, we pride ourselves on delivering high quality, professional and friendly care that enables people to stay in their own homes for as long as possible. However, we also place great importance on helping to enrich the lives of those that we care for. We want them to feel valued and have carers they can talk to, who know them well and can anticipate their needs.

Our 27 years of experience enable us to recognize individual needs and tailor a personal care package that works for both the person being cared for and their family.

Our carers become a valued extension to the person's family. By building long-term relationships with the people they visit, our carers can recognise if there is a need for increased care and respond promptly to any concerns.

We pride our services on using innovative technology directly used towards improving the overall experience of our clients & their relatives. Our open pass app offers real time monitoring to see every detail of the visits that we complete, showcasing efficient & effective communication. We also offer assistance with camera support , key safes & safety alarms.


Care Options We Can Provide
Care Given Companionship, Independent Living, Personal care, Support for Couples.
Disability Support Physical Disability.
Housekeeping Cleaning, Laundry, Meal Preparation, Shopping, Tidying.
Nursing Specialisms Diabetes.
Medication By Mouth, Change Catheter, Suppository.
Type Of Dementia Mild Dementia, Moderate Dementia.
Dementia Behaviour Challenging Behaviour, Wandering .
Dementia Specialisms Alzheimer's, Mixed Dementias, Vascular Dementia.
Care Visits 1 Hour, 30 Mins, 6 Hours, Hours.
Transport Carer provides own vehicle.
Technology Automatic Medication Reminders, Family Apps, Home Safety Monitoring, Key Safes, Telehealth Monitoring.

Autumna has invited care providers to evidence the infection control measures they are carrying out, above and beyond those laid out by the government, in order to keep residents, staff and visitors safe.

What we're doing to keep residents & visitors safe

As restrictions come to an end, we want our staff and clients to know that their health and safety is still our number one priority. We will continue to follow all current infection & prevention control measures.

To help prevent the spread of Covid-19, our staff will continue to wear full PPE, including masks, gloves and aprons; maintain social distancing where possible and wash and sanitise hands

Infection Control Initiatives in place
safe-tick Infection Control Training Our staff are trained to use measures which prevent and control infections.
safe-tick Sterilisation & Disinfection Devices We are using sterilisation and/or disinfection devices within our care setting.
safe-tick Virus Testing We are testing for viral infection when symptoms present within our care setting.
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Description

Our dedicated team of Care Workers are continuing to provide all scheduled visits. Our staff have access to all necessary stocks of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) and all staff will be following relevant and prevailing guidance from the Government and Public Health to ensure appropriate infection control methods are in place.

Our team of Care Management, Coordinators and Supervisors are working around the clock to support you. To ensure the safety of our staff, the team have been set up to work securely from home. 

We are proud to say that we have a high staff retention rate, with most members of staff being apart of our company for many years. They are all trained by qualified & experienced managers. Carers are also have the opportunity of career progression, as they are able to develop and learn skills with encouragement to complete further qualifications such as NVQ'S. All staff are recruited via extensive background checks with supervision and training available.


Our Carers Are
Criminal Background Checked True
Fully Insured True

Our Team
Karla Watkins
Karla Watkins
Area Supervisor

Karla is our Area Supervisor for Slough. Karla’s responsibilities include regular supervisions with Carers and making sure they have the support & training needed to undertake their roles. Karla also oversees all new client packages and carries out reviews with service users & their relatives.

Sarah Stratton
Sarah Stratton
Area Supervisor

Sarah is the Area Supervisor for Langley & Wexham. Her daily duties involve supporting carers, dealing with any service user related issues, and carrying out care plan reviews.

Fees For Individuals Fee
Hourly Daytime Rate £22.50

Funding Types
Local Authority Buckinghamshire
Region South East
Local Authority Funded Clients Yes

The Importance Of Meal Times

Maintaining good nutrition and hydration is extremely important, we cater the meals based around the specific dietary requirements of the individual . Carers can prepare all types of meals for our clients. This may be simply heating a ready meal and cooking some vegetables to accompany it or cooking a full meal depending on the visit time available and the client's wishes. We also offer assistance in helping clients to eat their meals, with our qualified carers all trained to offer PEG feeding.


We Can Prepare
All day snacks, Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Cold Meals, Hot Meals, Snacks.

Dietary Options
Diabetic, Gluten-free, Halal, Pureed, Vegan, Vegetarian.

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Activities Are So Important

As a part of your care arrangement, you will be supported with basic and physical activities of daily living to live as ordinary life as possible, suited to your abilities.

We also offer a time for you scheme. This is aimed towards supporting our clients to have access to the community. Including: trips into town, trips to hairdressers or even visiting leisure centres.


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Staff Specialities
1 to 1 Activities, Birthday Celebrations, Board Games, Card Games, Crafts, Crosswords, Exercise Class, Flower Arranging, Knitting / Embroidery, Music Entertainment, Painting, Pet Therapy, Quiz Games, Reminiscence, Residents' Committee, Themed Events, Visiting Entertainment, Word Games.

Our Pets

Your pets are as important to us as they are to you. Which is why when offering our services we can also provide love & attention to your pets, from walks to feeding we are happy to help.


How We Help With Your Pet
Feeding, Walking.

Regulator: CQC

Category Rating
CQC Registered Yes
Overall Good
Safe Good
Well Led Outstanding
Caring Good
Responsive Good
Effective Good
Read More https://api.cqc.org.uk/public/v1/reports/154d91f3-94f9-49b3-a248-c9f8cd4f4a00
Report Published 26th March 2019
Registration Date 26th November 2010

We Cover the local area's around Slough,Windsor & Maidenhead.

Our Registered Address is:

3 Park Parade
Park Road
Farnham Royal
Buckinghamshire
SL2 3AU

Frequently asked questions about Oxford House Community Care

Oxford House Community Care was given an overall rating of "Good" by the CQC in March 2019.
Oxford House Community Care provides Dementia and Personal care.
Oxford House Community Care comes under Buckinghamshire.
Oxford House Community Care accepts Local Authority clients.

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