Meals at The Oaks
We recognise that food and drink play an important role in the social life of the home. Meal times especially are a focus in the Home and as such variety of menus, fresh food, recognition of dietary needs, and resident feedback helps us keep mealtimes interesting, enjoyable and nutritious. We try to provide a welcoming environment in the dining room and to ensure meals are pleasant, unhurried occasions providing opportunities for social interaction as well as nourishment. Three full meals are provided each day, with a regularly changed menu for lunch and evening meals.
Residents are always offered a choice of meals. We cater for special diets where necessary. Care staff are able to provide discreet, sensitive and individual help with eating and drinking for those needing it. Snacks and hot and cold drinks are available at all times. We aim to make all of the food and drink we provide attractive, appealing and appetizing and to mark special occasions and festivals. Special diets are catered for and a nutritional assessment will be carried out upon admission. Providing meals which constitute a wholesome, appealing and balanced diet in pleasing surroundings and at times convenient to residents.