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OSJCT Meadowcroft


Location and contact details

78 Queens Road, Thame, OX9 3NQ

Meadowcroft is a care home providing accommodation for up to 71 older people who require nursing or personal care. The home accommodates some people with a diagnosis of dementia. 

The home, located close to the centre of Thame in Oxfordshire, is operated by The Orders of St John Care Trust (OSJCT). OSJCT is a leading not for profit charity which provides care for older people in over 70 care homes and extra care schemes.

The spacious accommodation is divided into semi contained wings with their own lounges and dining areas to provide more intimate areas for relaxing or socialising.  All the light and airy bedrooms have en suite shower facilities.  Meadowcroft also has its own hairdressing salon and bar/shop.

Although found compliant against most CQC standards at our recent inspection, there were some issues surrounding record keeping resulting in this particular standard not being met.  Steps are already in place to rectify these issues to achieve compliance in this area as well.

Information supplied by carehome.co.uk

Registration summary

Managers: Rachel Bronwyn Greenough
Registration Date: 16 November 2010
Last CQC inspection: 2 May 2018
Local Authority: Oxfordshire
Specialist care categories: Caring for adults over 65 yrs • Dementia
Number of beds: 71

CQC Rating for OSJCT Meadowcroft

Where this care home can improve

Ratings are provided by Care Quality Commission (CQC) and reflects the most recent report for this care home, which was published on 7 June 2018.

See CQC's page explaining ratings for more details about ratings and inspection practices of care homes in England.

Services offered at OSJCT Meadowcroft

Residential - Shared Spaces

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  • Good access to public transport links:
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Services and activities

  • Hairdressing, manicures, chiropody and opticians, hand massages
  • Internet, bingo, artwork, darts, musical movement, skittles, bowls, flower arranging, gardening, cooking 
Mental Stimulation
  • Quizzes, board games and cards, reminiscing


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Residential - Your Room

  • Smoking allowed:
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  • TV and telephone point in resident rooms:
  • Shared rooms available for couples:


The home and grounds are wholly wheelchair accessible. There is lift accessto the first floor as well as stairs. 


Car parking spaces

  • 20
Disabled spaces
  • 2
Nearest bus station
  • Aylesbury, 10.5 miles away
Local taxi firm 
  • Thame Taxis - 01844 216161

Residential - health and lifestyle

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