The Whitecroft Care Home

CQC Rating Requires improvement
Exterior of The Whitecroft Care Home in Grays, Thurrock
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Care Home Location

Stanford Rd,  Grays RM16 3JL, UK
Bus Stop0.50 miles
Local Pub0.60 miles
Train Station2.60 miles
Nearby Shops2.00 miles
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Situated in the charming village of Orsett, in Essex, The Whitecroft is a welcoming care home that provides expert residential, respite and dementia care to older adults. This Runwood Homes establishment is home to a range of modern facilities, including beautifully decorated bedrooms equipped with ensuite bathroom facilities, a selection of comfortable lounges, a dedicated area for dementia care and breathtaking gardens. The enthusiastic and caring team at The Whitecroft ensure no two days are the same, whether it's partaking in Runwood’s ‘Blooming Marvellous’ competition or enjoying one of their favourite hobbies, there’s something for everyone here.

BrandRunwood Homes
Purpose BuiltNo
Ensuite Facilities71%
All InclusiveNo

Types of Elderly Care Available at The Whitecroft*

Lottie care
Residential Care

Individuals with low care needs, who are either fully independent or require minimal assistance with personal care and day-to-day tasks. Residential care usually includes support with tasks like: dressing, washing, taking oral medication and hoisting.

Lottie care
Dementia Care

Individuals that have been diagnosed with dementia and are no longer able to live independently at home due to requiring specialist 24-hour care services.

Lottie care
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.

Additional Elderly Care Options

Palliative Care

Not Available

Convalescent Care
Day Care
Mental Health
Physical Disability
Nursing Care
* Registered with sector regulator 'Care Quality Commission (CQC)' to provide these categories of care.

CQC Rating

requires improvementOverall Rating
CQC Safe Rating requires improvementCQC Effective Rating requires improvementCQC Caring Rating requires improvementCQC Responsive Rating requires improvementCQC Well-led Rating requires improvement
CQC Publication Date: 09/04/2019

Care Home Facilities


Dining Area
Hair & Beauty Salon

Not Available

Activity Room
Cafe or Restaurant
Computer Room
Family Room
Library & Reading Room
Meditation Area
Own Furniture Allowed
Pets Allowed
Private Dining Area
Quiet Area
Terrace Area

Care Home Activities


Birthday & Holiday Celebrations
Book and Poetry
Dance & Music
Exercise & Fitness
Gardening & Flower Arranging
Hair & Beauty Treatments
Visits from Children

Not Available

Arts & Crafts
Baking & Cooking
Beer, Cocktails & Wine
Meditation & Yoga
Wellbeing Classes
Where is The Whitecroft located?

It is situated in Grays and is close to popular amenities.

What is the CQC rating of The Whitecroft?

The Care Quality Commission (CQC) is England's health and social care services regulator. The Whitecroft is rated as requires improvement, based on the level of care and safety at the home.

What types of elderly care are available at The Whitecroft?

The following types of elderly care are available at this home: respite, dementia, residential.

How many beds does The Whitecroft have?

Currently, there are 51 beds at the home.

Who owns The Whitecroft?

This care home is owned and operated by Runwood Homes.

What types of activities and events are available at this care home?

There are a variety of health and wellness activities available at The Whitecroft, including: Book and Poetry, Dance & Music, Visits from Children.

What is the cost of care at The Whitecroft?

Prices will vary from home to home, depending on the level of elderly care required. At The Whitecroft the cost of care starts from £1,050 per week.

It's best to call the home directly on 01375 803686 to find out about the total cost of care for your unique needs.