Oakfield Lodge

Extra care housing
Albert Road, Ilford, Essex, IG1 1HJ
Albert Road, Ilford, Essex, IG1 1HJ

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Manager's Description

"Oakfield Lodge can be contacted on 020 8708 9221."

Main Facts

Extra care housing
73 flats, bungalows. Built in 1985 and renovated in 2008. Sizes studio, 1 bedroom, 2 bedroom. Includes mobility standard properties.
Extra Care Sheltered scheme with on-site care staff (24 hours / 7 days), Visiting management staff (Based in Orchard Housing Office, Broadmead Road, Woodford), Non-resident management staff (24 hours, 7 days) and Careline alarm service
Lift, Lounge, Dining room, Restaurant open to the public, Laundry, Guest facilities, Garden, Conservatory, Hobby room, Activities room, Cafe, Shop, Hairdressing salon, Jacuzzi, Library, Assisted bathing facility, kitchen garden
Whole site accessible by wheelchair. Access to site easy, but less so for less mobile people. Distances: bus stop 0.75 mile(s); shop 50 yards; post office 2 mile(s); town centre 0.75 mile(s); GP 10 yards; social centre 4 mile(s).
Weekly Social Activities include: Quiz, bingo, reminiscence afternoons, parties, singalongs, trips (pub visits, garden centres, seaside, shopping centres) etc, organised by Activity team based on-site. New residents accepted from 18 years of age. Both cats & dogs generally accepted, but not to be replaced (small dogs).
Tenure(s): Rent (social landlord)
Care provider: London Borough of Redbridge

Info updated: 21/10/2008   Update info

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