Oak Park Luxury Residential Care Home in Dewsbury, Kirklees
About Oak Park Care Home
If you’re looking for a comfortable, purpose-built independent living residence, then look no further than Oak Park Care Home in Dewsbury, Kirklees. The team here has extensive experience dealing with residents with a variety of needs, tailoring their approach to suit each individual’s requirements.
Length of Stay
- Long-Term Stay
- Respite Care
Care at Oak Park Care Home
When living at Oak Park Care Home in Dewsbury, you won’t need to lift a finger, as our specialist support team are available to help residents with all manner of tasks – such as laundry, housekeeping and the organisation of appointments with doctors and dentists.
We strive to provide a luxury service to all our residents, which is why we regularly review each individual’s care plan and adjust it accordingly. If you’re looking to transfer to one of our care homes, we offer a ‘transfer with ease’ package which makes it easier to move between care homes, all free of charge.
Facilities at Oak Park Care Home
Our kitchen produces a variety of homemade meals, and our menus are regularly assessed to make sure they are season suitable, and all dietary requirements are met. Our chefs also provide freshly baked cakes and a variety of snacks for residents and visitors throughout the day. Visitors can drop by whenever they like, but we do recommend avoiding meal times as this can disrupt other residents during their meal.
Activities at Oak Park Care Home
As a luxury care home in Dewsbury, Kirklees and Ossett, we have a full weekly activities schedule to keep residents active, engaged and entertained. With a variety of facilities, including a cinema room, bar and three dining bistros, there is always something to do if residents choose to stay on-site during the day.
Our long list of activities for residents and their visitors to enjoy, including:
- Live entertainment from local talent
- Sensory activities
- Listening to vinyl records
- Exercises and health tips
- Church group
- Coffee mornings
- Library visits
- Garden parties
- Themed days and menus
- Cinema afternoons
We also encourage the residents to choose their own activities so they can contribute to the schedule and take part in hobbies they have a personal interest in.
Specialising in dementia care in Dewsbury, Kirklees and Ossett, we make sure we include activities where residents can reminisce and share stories, from looking through memorabilia to scrapbooking. This helps them recall life experiences and look back on fond memories.
Local amenities near Oak Park Care Home
Oak Park is ideally situated close to a variety of local amenities. There are plenty of fields and parks nearby to have a stroll around and enjoy the wildlife, including Dewsbury Country Park which is just a 13-minute drive away. It is just a 4-minute drive to Owl Lane Farm Nurseries where residents can browse through the beautiful plants and flowers.
For sports enthusiasts, it is just a 5-minute drive to The Tetley’s Stadium to watch the Dewsbury Rams rugby team, and a 12-minute drive to the local Thornhill Cricket and Bowling Club.
Visitors might choose to accompany their loved one to Ponderosa Zoo which is a 16-minute drive or perhaps they’d prefer to take the 13-minute journey to learn the history at the National Coal Mining Museum.
Transport links near Oak Park Care Home
With reliable transport links nearby, we aim to make day trips and visits from family and friends as easy as possible. There are two bus stops located right outside the care home where the AL3 bus can take residents, staff and visitors into Dewsbury.
It is also just a 6-minute drive from Dewsbury train station to the care home, where journeys to Manchester and Sheffield are within travelling distance.
Jobs at Oak Park Care Home
For details on the job vacancies open at this luxury nursing home in Dewsbury, Kirklees and Ossett, take a look at our Careers and Vacancies page. For a chance to join our dynamic team, simply submit your CV – we look forward to hearing from you.
Life at Oak Park Care Home
Freshly cooked, tasty food with plenty of choice is one of our specialities. As we get older, good food becomes increasingly important so our in-house chef makes sure our meals are tempting, healthy and nutritious, and that we cater for speciality or medically advised diets. And there is always someone on hand to offer assistance to those who need it.
We often incorporate family recipes or particular favourites into our menus. There’s nothing like a pan of corned beef hash or a plate of eggy bread served up to bring back good memories or tempt someone’s appetite.
A typical day’s menu might be:
Each of our care homes has a dedicated activities co-ordinator who works with a team made up of residents, families and staff to provide stimulating, enjoyable activities throughout the year.
We strive to provide the best care availableOur aim is to provide the highest standard of care to our residents. Whilst promoting independence, respecting individuality and assisting with daily living in a dignified manner at all times.
Learn more about what we can offerSpacious bedrooms with ensuite facilities Rooms leading onto landscaped gardens High level of comfort with designer quality furnishings 3 dining bistos Fully equipped bar and lounge room Cinema Comfortable lounge rooms Hair and beauty salon Purpose built cafe
We're always happy to answer your questionsAre we allowed to bring furniture or personal items from home?
Yes of course, we encourage it.
If your current GP will continue to provide care whilst you are at Oak Park then yes, however if Oak Park is out of the surgeries caption area we would transfer your care to one of our surgeries for the duration of your stay.
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Chef Oak Park Care Home
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Health Care Assistant (Days) Oak Park Care Home
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- Purpose built facility with generously-sized rooms
- Caring, expert staff
- Welcoming, homely environment
- Designer quality furnishing