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Frank Foster House

Loughton Lane, Theydon Bois, Epping, Essex, CM16 7LD.

Care Home in Theydon Bois, Epping

Welcome to Frank Foster House. Situated in Theydon Bois, Epping, our 80-bed residential care and dementia care home offers person-centred care and an established community for our residents to thrive. At Frank Foster House, we place a real emphasis on celebrating the lives of each and every one of our residents.

Experience our spacious living areas and excellent facilities and features, including beautifully furnished bedrooms, reading lounges, relaxation areas, and minibus service. Our dedicated area for dementia care and amenities provides residents with a rich and engaging lifestyle – as well as a comfortable and welcoming care home environment in which to live.

At Frank Foster House care home, health and wellbeing is a top priority. Our friendly and professional team offers diverse types of care to meet a variety of needs, including residential care, dementia care and respite care.

Types Of Care

Meet Our Home Manager

Nicolas Kee Mew

Hi my name is Nicolas Kee Mew and I am the new Peripatetic Manager at Frank Foster House. I have 18 years of experience working in Social Care. My journey in social care started at Frank Foster House in 2006 as a cleaner and I have spent 7 years working from carer to care team manager. I have decided to come back to Runwood Homes after 11 years to support the homes. I am based at Frank Foster House at present.

I have run some outstanding care homes in the past from not for profits to private care homes. I have an MSC in Dementia Studies from Stirling University.

You will also meet Elia my 10 years old Schnauzer dog who is an emotional support registered dog.

I am also a fundraiser for Alzheimer’s Society for the past 10 years and in 2022 I won a British Citizen Award for Voluntary Work for Dementia.

I look forward to meet you all!

Frank Foster - Nicolas Kee Mew

To get in touch with the home directly, please call the number below

(Please use 0800 254 5996 for all new admissions enquiries)

Why Choose Us?

Our residents are at the heart of our home. We get to know our residents individually to provide person-centred care to all

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TV in each room

Food & Nutrition

At Runwood Homes, we offer a full food and dining menu consisting of breakfast, lunch and dinner along with snacks to suit all dietary requirements. For residents requiring textured food or modified food, rest assured that your loved one’s needs will also be catered for. We take into account meal preferences from each resident in our care and aim to provide their favourite meals that they are used to.

Activities & Events

Your loved one will benefit from a dedicated wellbeing lead within the home; they will organise and encourage social interactions with a range of engaging activities. The wellbeing lead will create an activity calendar taking into account your loved one’s interests and varying needs. Activities may include Music and singing sessions, arts and crafts, bingo, baking and visits to outside attractions etc.

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Frank Foster House celebrated Pride with a vibrant and inclusive party on the 28th of June. The event was initiated by Maddie, the resident ambassador, who wanted to honour the occasion in support of her granddaughter and her girlfriend. The…

Elaine Retires After 45 Years of Dedicated Service at Frank Foster

On Friday 7th of June, the Frank Foster House community gathered to celebrate the remarkable retirement of Elaine, who has been a cherished member of the team for an incredible 45 years. Elaine began her journey with Frank Foster House…

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