England / East of England / Essex / Epping Forest / Epping
The list below includes care homes with confirmed bed availability and are accepting new residents.
Please note, all new residencies are subject to a health assessment and being able to meet the care needs of the prospective resident.
Epping, CM16 6TYBarchester Healthcare
Nestled within the stunning area of Epping Forest, Ashlar House is a purpose-built care home that provides expert residential, dementia, nursing and respite care to those in need. Along with excellent transport links that ensure loved ones are never too far away, this Barchester Healthcare home boasts beautifully decorated bedrooms, a hair salon, perfectly landscaped gardens and a selection of stylish lounges. Along with the personalised and person-centred care provided at Ashlar House, there is also a range of healthcare services on offer, including chiropody, massage and physiotherapy appointments so all resident’s needs are met.
Weekly care home costs from £1,591 weekly
Need more guidance? Lottie’s team of Care Experts have prepared the ultimate guide to care homes in Epping. Here you’ll find an overview of the local area and recommendations for elderly-friendly places to visit.
When living in Epping, your elderly loved one will benefit from convenient transport into London and surrounding towns like Loughton, Harlow and Waltham Abbey. Epping is also surrounded by lovely countryside, and even contains some of the best-rated care homes in South East England.
From residential care homes providing dignified personal care to nursing care homes with professional medical staff, there’s a range of care home types in Epping.
Each of these homes promotes independence in care, both through person-centred care tailored to each individual, and a variety of meaningful activities that’ll ensure your loved one receives a fulfilling and enriching experience in care.
These activities vary from home to home, but could include fun things like reading clubs, baking and cooking, gentle exercise, dance classes and much more.
Our detailed home listings include what activities are available for residents to take part in, along with care home costs - given as a weekly figure - whether bedrooms have en-suite bathrooms and overall Care Quality Commission ratings. Be sure to look out for ‘Good’ or ‘Outstanding’ rated homes.
Whether your loved one requires specialist dementia care, support across the 5 stages of palliative care or something else, we’re here to help. Our care experts will be more than happy to guide you through this often complex process.
Spanning nearly 6,000 acres, the impressive Epping Forest draws in all sorts of people, including older adults who enjoy the many flat and gentle paths. Epping Forest also offers numerous picnic areas and lovely cafés.
Although the Grade II-listed Copped Hall is currently being restored, the beautiful grounds and gardens are still open to the public. The gardens are particularly popular, with an orchard, a rose garden and numerous flat walking paths.
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