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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

Tayo Adeleke

My name is Tayo and I am the Home Manager here at The Whitecroft, I would like to extend a warm welcome to you and thank you for considering our Home. All our rooms are spacious and bright. Families are welcome to bring in personal belongings to add to the rooms to give a more homely and familiar atmosphere for the resident during their stay here. Here at The Whitecroft, we strive to provide a secure and pleasant setting for each individual resident, catering to their personal needs which allows for the enhancement of their physical and emotional wellbeing during their stay. We have a wonderful Wellbeing Team who encourage our residents to partake in any activities like Bingo, quizzes, arts and crafts. We also have themed days, days out and entertainers on a regular basis in the home, which families are always welcome to join. Our Chef prepares home cooked meals, that are both delicious and healthy for all our residents. We offer a high standard of living by appreciating and respecting the specific individual wants and needs of our residents and families. We would be delighted to welcome you to The Whitecroft for a tour soon.


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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