Find out more about our lovely residents

Everyone at our dementia and residential care home is unique and has their own story to tell. Take a moment to read some of our residents’ journeys and adventures here.

Elvis hits all the right notes for resident Ina

Oaklands’ ‘Send a Smile’ campaign is always very popular with our residents and this time it was our lovely Ina’s […]

Helping Keith live independently again

Returning home after receiving short-term care can sometimes be daunting for residents. So, when Keith joined us at Oaklands temporarily, […]

Oaklands reunite couple to celebrate their 39th wedding anniversary

Tony joined us at Oaklands earlier this year for respite care, bringing along with him his adorable Budgie, Bobby. Despite […]

Oaklands put together a special ‘birthday menu’ for Pete

Birthdays are always a special occasion at Oaklands and we go to every effort to make sure each of our […]

Oaklands go above and beyond to help Gurdev settle into her new home

When Gurdev’s family approached Oaklands Residential Home, it was clear that the family were not just looking for somewhere that […]

Family plant a tree at Oaklands in memory of much-loved resident Alex

Alex was a much-loved resident here at Oaklands, who had been with us for three & a half years for […]

Oaklands sends Roger to space!

As part of our Send a Smile campaign, we helped Roger, a resident at Oaklands, take a trip of a lifetime…to […]

Margaret benefits from sensory technology

Here at Oaklands, technology plays a key part in the person-centred care we provide our residents, and the benefits really […]

Helping Peter get his moves back!

We recently had the pleasure of welcoming the lovely Peter for a temporary stay at Oaklands. Here at Oaklands, we […]