The Oast

GoodCQC Rating
Greener choice

The Oast is more energy efficient than the average independent living property.

Location

2 Plains Ave,  Maidstone ME15 7AT
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Bus Stop

0.3 miles

Local Pub

0.8 miles

Train Station

1.3 miles

Nearby Shops

0.3 miles

Overview

Situated within the heart of Maidstone, Kent, The Oast can provide residential and respite care for upto 28 residents. Recently refurbished, there is a mixture of bedrooms offering shared and en-suite bathroom options aswell as a large lounge area, garden space and on-site parking so family and friends can visit whenever they wish. With a specialist events coordinator The Oast puts on frequent social activities, organises entertainment and offers local outings for all residents to ensure the care home is promoting physical and mental well-being. All meals offered at the care home are freshly prepared and homemade, providing a seasonal menu which can be tailored to suit individual requirements.

BrandCharing Healthcare
Purpose Built:No
Opening Date:2005
Beds:28
Ensuite Facilities:54%
All Inclusive:No

Care Provided*

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Residential Care

Individuals that require 24-hour assistance due to medical conditions and/or personal living needs. This may include people that require intensive rehabilitative care following a stroke, or simply need support using a peg feeding tube.

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Respite Care

Individuals that require a temporary living arrangement at a care home. Respite is also referred to as a short care home stay and may range from a few days to a couple weeks.

Other Care Categories

* Registered with sector regular 'Care Quality Commission (CQC)' to provide these categories of care.

CQC Rating

A care service rating provided by the Care Quality Commission (“CQC”). The CQC is the sector's official regulator and an executive non-departmental public body of the Department of Health and Social Care.
GoodOverall Rating
CQC Safe Rating
Good
CQC Effective Rating
Good
CQC Caring Rating
Good
CQC Responsive Rating
Good
CQC Well-led Rating
Requires improvement
CQC Publication Date: 27/10/2017

Facilities

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Wi-Fi

Recent years has seen the rise of the silver surfer! 65% of care seekers want high-speed Wi Fi in their care home.

Garden Area

A care home’s garden is considered to the most important facility with over 84% of care seekers voting it as a must have!

Hair & Beauty Salon

38% of care seekers told us that having a hair & beauty salon was a key consideration to their selection process.

Wi-Fi

Recent years has seen the rise of the silver surfer! 65% of care seekers want high-speed Wi Fi in their care home.

Garden Area

A care home’s garden is considered to the most important facility with over 84% of care seekers voting it as a must have!

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Home Experiences Offered