Travel Just Got Easier!

10 August 2021

With effect from Sunday 8 August the rules for travelling from France to England were changed, bringing them in line with the normal amber list criteria, so anyone who has been fully vaccinated in the EU can travel without the need to isolate upon arrival. This is great news for those of our Carers who…

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Why be an employed live-in carer?

OxleyCare
29 July 2021

OxleyCare likes to have a happy and informed employment model.  Our carers are the backbone of the high quality service we provide to our clients.  As such, we want to make sure we offer them the best possible employment package and crucially, want our dispersed work force to feel valued and part of a team….

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Great British Care Awards Winner

Clair Jones
26 July 2021

Every company has someone who fails to recognise their own contributions and abilities but who is in fact brilliant at their job, the first to volunteer, go the extra mile and is unendingly cheerful.  Our Care Coordinator Clair Jones is that person! The whole Company was overjoyed to learn that Clair was a winner in…

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A house for our carers

7 July 2021

At OxleyCare we expect our carers to provide the highest quality of care to our clients.  In return, we want to look after our carers to the best possible standard.  Our employment model offers very competitive rates, a company pension, the chance to earn a recruitment and roster commitment bonus and outstanding support from HQ…

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Extra Mile Award

5 July 2021

A double celebration for Penny Cordier today.  Not only is it her birthday (Many Happy Returns Penny!) but she has also been awarded an OxleyCare ‘Extra Mile Award’.  The award really does what it says on the tin and is given to an employee who goes above and beyond that which is required of their…

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OxleyCare 21 BBC Radio Wiltshire

10 June 2021

As we reach the penultimate day of our OxleyCare 21 fundraising challenge for the Alzheimer’s Society please have a listen to two of our team talking on BBC Wiltshire earlier in the week.  Those team members committed to taking part are still going strong! Jane Wilson, Care Manager and Dementia Champion here at OxleyCare, clearly…

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Extra Mile Award

2 June 2021

Our carers are a vital and integral part of our team; we could not offer the high standards of care we do without them.  Throughout the last 6 months we have expanded the package available to our live-in carers in many ways.  OxleyCare’s employment model offers: excellent rates of pay company pensions because our carers…

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OxleyCare 21 – fundraising for Alzheimer’s Society

13 May 2021

OxleyCare has just turned 21 and we are marking this occasion by fundraising for the Alzheimer’s Society.  It is a company wide effort and we have pledged to do 21 minutes of exercise every day, for 21 days, starting on the 21st of May.  The 21st of May is significant (not only because it has…

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#CaptainTom100

6 May 2021

All across the country people have been taking part in the #CaptainTom100 challenge.  Participants could dream up any challenge they wanted to, and raise funds for a cause of their choice to honour and celebrate the achievements of Captain Sir Tom Moore.   Encouraged by her wonderful OxleyCare carer SB, Mrs E-H set herself the challenge…

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Our dementia champion

12 March 2021

Dementia is a not a disease in its own right.  It is an umbrella term used for a group of symptoms.  Dementia is caused by different diseases which damage the brain.  Common types include Alzheimer’s disease (the most common), vascular dementia and dementia with Lewy bodies. It is not a natural part of ageing and…

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