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1 Oak Home Care
  • Unit 1 & 2 Woodview,
    Bull Lane
    Acton
    Sudbury
    CO10 0FD
One of a kind home care - Unique as you are

 

1 Oak Care is a home care company with a difference. Founded in 2017, by Angel Doyle and Tel Clark they are passionate about offering a first class service to their clients and becoming a world-class employer for the staff that are trusted with providing care, compassion and respect for the people who need them.

1 Oak Care recognises that their clients have individual needs and the one size fits all approach is rarely the best way to care.

Their ethos is rooted in beating rural isolation, so prevalent in rural Suffolk, so their services go beyond personal care 

You might know someone who needs assistance getting ready for the day, or perhaps help at bedtime. Or perhaps it's loneliness that's the issue and you know someone who needs company during the day, or help with a bit of light housework. 1 Oak Care offer a free care assessment to establish what your needs are or what you might want for a better quality of life. Just get in touch for an informal and friendly visit from one of the team

Services

Personal Care

Whether you need help around the house, getting in and out of bed, preparing meals or general mobility, 1 Oak Carers are there to help you, whether it’s for 30 minutes or 24 hours a day.

Respite Care

1 Oak understands the importance of taking a rest and being able to recharge. This is especially true if you’re a carer for a family member or friend. Your care responsibilities and needs are seamlessly taken over, so you can have peace of mind, whether you need a break for a couple of hours of a few days.

Hospital Discharge

Did you know every hospital has their own policy for discharging patients? Every hospital stay is different and every patient recovery is unique to them. 1 Oak work with the hospital team to ensure life at home can resume as soon as possible.

Day Trips

Who doesn’t love a day trip? They are important to everyone and should never be a day of concern. Perhaps you know someone that needs support shopping, or assistance to a family event, like a christening or wedding, 1 Oak can be there for the whole trip. They can arrange the transport, ensure a carer will be there and make sure the trip is a success.

Maintenance

1 Oak have an in-house Maintenance team who are there to help when their clients need them. Whether it’s a squeaky door, a spot of light gardening or fixing a broken shelf or fence, the team can help. If they are unable to do the work themselves, they can organise a trusted tradesman to come in and do the job to the standard 1Oak expects and not over charge!

 

Cleaning and housework

The 1 Oak cleaning team are there for regular weekly, fortnightly or occasional appointments to suit their clients. They can sort out laundry, dog walking, sewing & clothing repairs and ironing. You can have complete reassurance that the cleaning team come with glowing references, DBS checks and superb attention to detail when it comes to our clients’ homes

1 Oak Club

Social outings for all! Whether you are supported by their care teams or not you are welcome at any of the events especially planned for over 60’s. Meals out, coffee mornings, cinema trips and whatever else the team can think to arrange.

Hairdressing

1 Oak offer a wide range of hairdressing services, fully insured and DBS checked our hair dressers can come to your home at a time that suits you

 

The 1 Oak Day Centre

Having relocated from Sudbury to Acton in August 2018, the 1Oak premises now come with a Day Centre  offering clients a full range of activities from watching old black and white movies, to French lessons, chair yoga, arts and crafts, special visitor visits, even karaoke. The centre is open 9am – 2:30pm and offers breakfast and lunch, as well as transport to and from the centre.

The 1 Oak Day Centre, reflecting the ethos of the company as a whole, focuses on quality of life. 1 Oak literally stands for One Of A Kind. It’s a company with high standards, forward thinking and always putting the client and their family first.

 

Work for 1Oak Home Care

When you’re offered a position at 1Oak, you don’t just have a job; you’re part of the 1 Oak Family. They strive to be more than just a care agency, but to offer its team the opportunity to be part of a great organisation that supports your career and your work life balance.

Some of the benefits for joining the 1 Oak team are:

Hourly pay that increases at the weekend

Travel time paid along with mileage

Paid DBS checks

Uniform and equipment is provided -  the team is not expected to pay for their own uniform

On call bonus payment

Regular face to face training

Refer a friend payment

Social events paid for

24 hour support helpline for all team members to help you

Open door policy for ALL carers & support staff and directors who will take calls and listen to any problems or issues you may have facing your job.

Regular social events, both for you as a team member and your family

1 Oak want to support you in achieving your goals

Visit their website here to discover more about working for 1 Oak  

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Dementia Stars at 1Oak Home Care
02/08/2019

Dementia Specialist Day Centre/Dementia Cafe Opened in Acton, Sudbury Open Currently on Fridays 10am – 3:30pm. Read article
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Day Centre at 1 Oak Home Care
19/11/2019

1 Oak Day centre offers clients a full range of activities from watching old black and white movies, to French lessons, chair yoga, arts and crafts, special visitor visits, even karaoke. See event