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The Whitecroft

Stanford Road, Orsett, Essex, RM16 3JL.

Care Home in Orsett, Essex

Welcome to The Whitecroft. Situated in Orsett, Essex, our 51-bed residential care and dementia care home offers person-centred care and an established community for our residents to thrive. At The Whitecroft, 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, tranquil gardens, 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 The Whitecroft 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

Vivian Laurent

Vivian is an experienced Regional Operations Director, having worked in the care sector for over 20 years across various roles. Vivian started his journey in the care sector working as a care assistant, senior carer, deputy manager, Home Manager, Operations Manager, General Manager and more.

Throughout his career, Vivian’s leadership led to an ‘Outstanding’ rating with the CQC (Care Quality Commission) and has won several awards, including ‘Best Home of the Year’. His vision for the Grange is to prepare the home through the outstanding journey, working closely with the team, the residents, relatives and all stakeholders.

The Grange - Vivian Laurent

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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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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The Whitecroft care home introduces a charming mini shop for residents with grand launch

The Whitecroft care home in Orsett was proud to announce the unveiling of their new mini shop on Friday the 15th of September at 11am. The grand opening was officiated by the local Mayor, with a celebratory champagne reception to mark the occasion.…

The Whitecroft care home rolls out new resident of the day initiative

The Whitecroft care home in Orsett has recently introduced a new resident of the day scheme to improve person centred care and inclusivity at the home. Each day, a resident will receive the royal crown, cup and ‘resident of the day’…

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