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Essex County Care

Essex County Care

Choosing the Right Care Home

With so much to consider when choosing a care home, it can, at times, be confusing

Finding the Right Care

With so much to consider when choosing a care home, it can, at times, be confusing. That’s why our knowledgeable and experienced Home Managers are available to assist you through the whole process. From deciding whether a care home is right, to considering which home will be the most suitable; we approach the matter with empathy and understanding, and place you or your loved ones wellbeing at the heart of everything we do. Each of our homes operates an open-door policy and our Home Managers welcome your visit whenever suits you. Take a browse through our gallery for a look inside our relaxed, family approach.


Our homes are located in a quiet residential areas, and are purpose built or ingeniously adapted for maximum ease of access and the comfort of all our residents. With local shops, amenities and bus services on the doorstep of our homes, independence is maintained, and our residents can continue to enjoy being a part of the local community for as long as they wish. Each of our homes has been designed to be a true home from home for our residents, and safety, comfort and happiness always come first. Bedrooms blend high-quality traditional home furnishings with specialist care equipment, and bathrooms are designed for simple access and ease of use. Layouts are carefully considered and décor regularly re-freshed. This ensures rooms are always a pleasure to spend time in, whether relaxing or spending time catching up friends and family. The outside is part of everyday life, thanks to our beautifully maintained gardens, again designed with relaxation and accessibility in mind.


We measure success by the satisfaction of our residents, and nowhere is this truer than in our dining rooms. As a home from home we pride ourselves on the high standard of appetising meals served. Each is prepared from high-quality fresh produce by our qualified catering staff, and just like at home, the focus is on good, honest, nutritious food. It’s this approach which ensures our residents feel cherished and cared for, and vitally maintains and often improves their health. Our caring staff quickly become knowledgeable of our resident’s preferences, and any specific dietary needs are recorded within each resident’s personal Care Plan. Menus are always displayed, and residents enjoy an extensive choice for each meal. Added to this we also serve a tempting selection of home baking, perfect for a spot of afternoon tea. Our catering staff are delighted to cater for any special celebrations, such as birthdays and anniversaries.