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Oval House
Gooding Avenue, Braunstone, Leicester, LE3 1JS
Oval House provides for 22 clients whose needs are based on their mental health with a view to preparing them for a future living in the community. Accommodation provided is finished to a luxury standard and are all single rooms.

Key Features

Oval House is based next to Braunstone Park just a short walk from local shops and amenities and approximately 3 miles from the city of Leicester.
  • All single-room accommodation.
  • Luxury kitchen/dinner
  • Large meeting room
  • Large, landscaped garden with smoking shelter and flower beds.
  • No smoking or vaping building
  • High-standard bathrooms
  • Digital TV aerial points in every room.


Oval House offers single-room accommodation of a good size. All rooms have a sink and medication cabinet in the room to promote independence.
Rooms are arranged into small flats comprised of between 4-6 bedrooms. All flats have a luxury kitchen dinner, and bathrooms finished to a high standard throughout.


The service at Oval House enables clients to receive support with their mental health needs.
Staff offer support to build independent living skills with a view to independent living within the community. We aim to help clients achieve their goals and ambitions.


Clients will be encouraged to pursue their chosen activities and will be supported to do so.
Oval House staff will support clients in learning everyday living skills such as cooking, cleaning, laundry, and budgeting, with the aim of preparing clients to lead fulfilling lives when living in the community.


Oval House is based in Braunstone, which is a town in Leicester, approximately 3 miles to the town centre but a very short walk to a main and regular bus route.
There is good access to local shops and Oval House is on the doorstep of Braunstone Park and local to Western Park, so there is plenty of opportunities for fresh air and exercise.

Prospective Clients

Prospective clients of Oval House will be encouraged to come and view all vacant accommodations.
In advance of a place being offered an individual assessment will take place to ensure the client’s needs and choices can be met and discuss how this will be structured.
The emphasis is on the involvement of the individual to focus on developing their personal skills and regaining a sense of purpose and independence.

Our Team

Oval House employs approximately 20 staff all of which are trained in key aspects of support to ensure the provision of a safe, quality service to our client group.
Staff at Oval House are trained in specialist subjects, specifically aimed at supporting client’s needs.
Our staff benefit from training programmes, supported by our Quality Matters Team with an emphasis on qualifications and internal promotion. Full details of the training programme can be obtained from the Home Manager.

Oval House is currently managed by Roxanne Dewick

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Care Types
Learning Disability
Mental Disability
Mental Health Needs
Reablement and Active Recovery
Rehabilitative Services
Supported Living
Property Amenities
24/7 support available
Accessible to local shops and amenities
Adjacent to local park and nature trails
All single room accommodation
All weather surface courtyard
Annual refurbishment programme
Apartment style accommodation
Call bell system for support
Client kitchenette
Close to city centre
Close to local shops and amenities
Comfortable dining area
Community links
Courtyard Gardens with Patio Seating
Digital TV aerial points in every room
Full Wi-Fi Coverage
Fully fitted kitchen/diner
Independent living accommodation
Landscaped secure gardens
Maintaining independence
Passenger lift
Promoting independence
Secure landscaped gardens with patio seating
Secure landscaped gardens with raised flower beds
Semi independent flats
Service user kitchen
Single Room Accommodation
Single sex unit available
Smoking area
Smoking courtyard
Smoking shelter
Spacious dining and lounge areas
Walk in showers
Wireless Nurse Call System
Home Gallery