Our celebrations were fit for the Queen!

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We celebrated the Queen’s Jubilee in style, holding a fantastic celebratory street party for residents, family, friends and neighbours on […]

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Making Memories: What our residents got up to in May

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We love a themed day at Oaklands and this month was no exception! As the residents enjoyed celebrating Star Wars […]

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Oaklands Rest Home win #KeepingResidentsActive competition!  

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We would like to congratulate Mandy, Paige, Nicole, Maria, Anish, Mia, Tracy, Vishnu, Lin, Dave, Tony, and Katy from Oaklands who all helped us […]

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We raised lots of dough with our ‘Bake for Dementia’ fundraiser!

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We’re proud to announce that we raised over £100 for Alzheimer’s Society with our ‘Bake for Dementia’ fundraiser, held at […]

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Making memories – What our residents got up to in April

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This month, the residents were able to celebrate Easter and the Queen’s birthday in style, as well as enjoying lots […]

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Making Memories – What our residents got up to in March

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We’ve had lots to celebrate at Oaklands during March, including Mother’s Day and our lovely resident Pat’s birthday – everyone […]

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Oaklands residents head to Rio

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Oaklands residents had a fantastic time celebrating Rio Carnival recently. It was lots of fun to join in with one […]

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Activities Coordinator becomes ‘Outstanding’ Seated Dance & Exercise Leader

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Mandy joined Oaklands as Activities Coordinator in 2020 and has already become a well-known figure in the care home activities […]

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Oaklands’ Maintenance Manager walks 7 marathons in 7 days to raise money for mental health charity

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We are so proud of our Maintenance Manager, David Ray and his brother John Ray, who took on the immense […]

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Residents enjoy a magical Christmas at Oaklands

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The residents have enjoyed lots of fun activities this Christmas; beginning the festive season by creating lovely homemade gifts for […]

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Residents take a trip to Texas on Oaklands Air

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Residents packed their cowboy boots and took a trip on ‘Oaklands Air’ recently to sunny Texas! Oaklands Air is unique […]

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Free coffee & cake to all Southampton/New Forest ambulance crew & district nurses

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Calling all Southampton/New Forest ambulance crew & district nurses! To say a big thank you for your hard work, we’re […]

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Every day’s a school day

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“Every day is a school day” is a mantra that is truly believed by our Senior Carer, Mia Williams. Mia […]

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Oaklands launch ‘Send a Smile’ campaign

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Over the last twelve months, there has been a shortage of smiles in the world due to the devastating impact […]

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Come Fly with Us: Welcome to Oaklands Air

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Travelling abroad has to be one of the most exciting things you can do. You get to experience the feeling […]

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Oaklands is pleased to be fully vaccinated

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We are delighted to announce that both the residents and team at Oaklands have now had their 2nd COVID-19 vaccine. […]

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Oaklands team receive heart-warming gifts from local school children

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Our team were delighted to receive heart-warming gifts of paper roses and cards from children at Marchwood Junior School, to […]

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Delivering person-centred care activities at Oaklands

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We all have our own likes and dislikes, which is why our team are passionate about delivering person-centred care activities […]

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And the winner is…

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On 26th February, we held our 2020 Staff Awards to celebrate our amazing team and their dedication over the last […]

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Watch our 2020 highlights video

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Albeit a difficult and challenging year, the residents and staff still managed to make some lovely memories in 2020.   We […]

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We receive our first set of COVID-19 vaccines

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It’s been a big week at Oaklands Rest Home. We’re delighted to announce that our residents and staff received their […]

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Residents crown our Waterside Community Champion

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We’re delighted to announce that our residents have crowned the Waterside Self-Isolation Support Group their Waterside Community Champion. Set up […]

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Mandy & Rebecca are declared finalists in the 2020 Hampshire Care Awards

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We are delighted to announce that two members of the Oakland’s team have been declared finalists in the 2020 Hampshire […]

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Residents receive a surprise through the post thanks to the ‘Letters Against Loneliness’ project

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To help combat isolation and bridge the generation gap in the Waterside area, schools in the community have been busy […]

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