Christmas Shopping at Oaken Holt

Two Oaken Holt nursing home residents, Christine and Eileen decided it would be nice to go Christmas shopping and ensure they had stocked up on all their gifts and cards for their families and loved ones.

So when they asked if we could take them, we were only to happy to help and arranged a trip out for them in our mini bus.

Off we went on a trip to Millets Farm Garden Centre and Nursery at Frilford Heath. We left in the minibus and on the journey there they enjoyed the snowy scene, as we had a snow fall on Sunday and Monday.

It was such a pretty picture like the Christmas cards they were hoping to buy. They had an enjoyable hour visiting the shop especially the beautiful Christmas display and commented they found the singing reindeer very amusing.

The display featured several themes including The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe, a unicorn and woodland scenes. It was very magical.

To end the day, we finished the afternoon with a cup of tea and piece of cake. After all, it is Christmas.

If you would like to find out more about life at Oaken Holt, our regular activities and events or to come and visit us at our monthly Coffee Morning, please contact us on 0808 223 5529 or email oakenholt.reception@CaringHomes.org.

Set within 23 acres of beautiful gardens and parklands in the heart of rural Oxfordshire, Oaken Holt is a magnificent country estate offering residential and nursing care of the very highest standard.

Oaken Holt

Home Manager

Liz Day

Address

Eynsham Road,
Farmoor,
Oxford,
Oxfordshire,
OX2 9NL

Contact
0808 223 5529
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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update
To Whom it may concern,

RE: A message from the CEO and Clinical Director

At Caring Homes we are following the latest Government advice and stopping visitors to all our homes, except for essential visits by healthcare professionals who will be required to adhere to strict protocols.

We understand that this may be very difficult for families but we are clear in our duty to ensure we protect the health, safety and wellbeing of our Residents and Colleagues as our top priority.

We want you to know that you can contact your loved ones through calls, emails, video and social media and we will support our Residents to view any messages you send over. We are confident that the teams in our homes are doing all they can to ensure that life remains as comfortable and sociable as possible. There will be a full programme of activities delivered by our in-house health and wellbeing teams.

We hope you will understand and support these actions and any further subsequent measures we might need to put in place.

Yours sincerely