1st Homecare (Oxford) Ltd

Barton Neighbourhood Centre, Underhill Circus, Headington, Oxford OX3 9LS

1st Homecare (Oxford) Ltd
1st Homecare (Oxford) Ltd
1st Homecare (Oxford) Ltd

1st Homecare (Oxford) was established in 2000 (under a different name) and has been based in Oxford throughout that time, providing high-quality care services to people in the local area.

They are registered with the Care Quality Commission and contracted by Oxfordshire County Council and the NHS to provide a wide range of home care services.

They provide services in the following areas: Oxford, Kidlington, Abingdon, Didcot, Wheatley, Bicester, Witney, Eynsham, Thame and throughout Oxfordshire.

Group : 1st Homecare Group

Person in charge: John Rennison (CEO)

Type of Service: Home Care Agency (Privately Owned)

Provides Carers directly to the general public: Yes

Number of Carers: 60

Services Offered: 24 Hour Care • Adult Care (18+) • Care for Children • Personal Care (on a contracted hours basis) • Personal Care Assessments • Risk Assessments in the Home

Care Offered: Dementia • Domestic Services / Home Help • Elderly Care • Food Preparation & Serving • High Dependency Care, two carers attending • Hospital Discharge • Medication Assistance • Mental Health Condition • Palliative Care • Physical Disability • Sensory Impairment • Shopping Service / Errands • Sit in Service

Latest Care Quality Commission* Report on 1st Homecare (Oxford) Ltd: click here

* Care Quality Commission is responsible for the registration and inspection of social care services in England.


8.3 1st Homecare (Oxford) Ltd has a Review Score of 8.3 (8.333)

The Review Score of 8.3 (maximum of 10) for 1st Homecare (Oxford) Ltd is based on a) the Average Rating and b) the number of positive Reviews.

  • a) The Average Rating is 4.8 out of 5 from 2 Reviews over all time. This Average Rating is also the rating value for 1st Homecare (Oxford) Ltd in Google's Search Results - more info

  • b) The score for the number of positive Reviews is 3.5 out of 5 from 2 positive Reviews in the last 12 months.

  • a) 5 Points are available for the Average Rating of all Reviews over all time. For each review the Home Care Agency / service is rated Excellent, Good, Satisfactory, Poor or Very Poor on a number of areas eg Staff, Management etc. The Home Care Agency receives points for each rating as follows: Excellent = 5. Good = 4. Satisfactory = 3. Poor = 2. Very Poor = 1. These points are added up and then divided by the total number of completed ratings to generate the average rating.

    The Average Rating of 4.833 for 1st Homecare (Oxford) Ltd is calculated as follows: ( (10 Excellents x 5) + (2 Goods x 4) ) ÷ 12 Ratings = 4.833

  • b) 5 Points are available for the number of Positive Reviews in the last 12 months. If there are no Positive Reviews in the last 12 months, then 2.5 points are available for the number of Positive Reviews in the last 2 years. A Positive Review is defined as any Review with 'Extremely Likely' or 'Likely' in answer to the question 'How likely are you to recommend this Home Care Agency to friends and family if they needed similar care or treatment?'

    The 5 points available are broken down as follows: 3 points for the first Positive Review, 0.5 points for each of the next 4 Positive Reviews ie an Home Care Agency needs 5 Reviews to receive the maximum score of 5 points.

    The 3.5 Points relating to the number of positive Reviews for 1st Homecare (Oxford) Ltd is based on 2 positive Reviews in the last 12 months and is calculated as follows:

    1. 3 + 0.5 = 3.5

  • When a Review is submitted by someone who has previously submitted a Review, only the latest Review will count towards the Review Score.

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Reviewer Connection to 1st Homecare (Oxford) Ltd

  • Client / Service User

The service provided meets all my present requirements. Staff are always willing to assist with anything I may ask for.

How likely would you be to recommend 1st Homecare (Oxford) Ltd? Likely

Average Rating: 

 4.7 out of 5

Overall Standard: Excellent

Staff: Excellent

Care / Support: Excellent

Management: Good

Treated with Dignity: Excellent

Value for Money: Good

Very friendly and positive.
Prompt and efficient.
Happy staff come and go.

How likely would you be to recommend 1st Homecare (Oxford) Ltd? Extremely Likely

Average Rating: 

 5 out of 5

Overall Standard: Excellent

Staff: Excellent

Care / Support: Excellent

Management: Excellent

Treated with Dignity: Excellent

Value for Money: Excellent

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