Big Fun Day – 30th May

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Avante Care & Support will be hosting the ‘Big Fun Day’ event on Wednesday 30th May 2018 at the Faversham recreation ground. The charity fundraising event will host a selection of fun, fete themed stalls including craft and cake stalls, tombola, hog roast, inflatables, refreshments, hook a duck, gymnastic displays, face painting and much more. The ‘Big Fun Day’ is … Read More

Pilgrims View care home maintains its place on the Eden UK Register of Homes

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Pilgrims View care home in Snodland, Kent, has been reaccredited as an Eden Alternative home. With many of the staff certified Eden Associates and 31 other staff members completing the Eden awareness training course, the philosophy is very evident and growing within the home.  The Eden Alternative is based on the core belief that ageing should be a continued stage … Read More

‘Good’ CQC rating for Avante Care & Support Home Care team in Bexley

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Located at Bourne Road in Bexley, the Avante Care & Support Home Care team provide care and support across the London Borough of Bexley, to those living at home. Following an inspection in February, industry regulator the Care Quality Commission gave a ‘Good’ rating for the Bexley Home Care and Support team across all five areas examining safety, effectiveness, caring, … Read More

Court Regis maintains its place on the Eden UK Register

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Court Regis care home in Milton Regis, Sittingbourne, was reaccredited as an Eden alternative home on Wednesday 10th January 2018. Many of the staff, including the Home Manager, Emma Hodges and her Assistant Manager, Tracey Creasey, are certified Eden Associates.  The Eden Alternative is based on the core belief that ageing should be a continued stage of development and growth, … Read More

New Year Honours for Carolyn McVittie

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On 1st January 2018 Carolyn McVittie, received an MBE for her dedicated work managing Avante Care & Support’s young people and families support service Stepahead Support. Carolyn joined Avante Care & Support in 2001.  She started as a Keyworker at ‘Breakthrough’ managing a caseload of young people and families, supporting them to achieve positive outcomes in their lives. In 2004 … Read More

Parkview receives Eden Alternative accreditation

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Parkview care home in the London Borough of Bexley, have recently renewed their commitment to implementing the Eden Alternative philosophy. The home has been presented with an ‘Eden Tree’ plaque and certificate in recognition of being included on the Eden Alternative UK Register of Homes.    The Eden Alternative is based on the core belief that ageing should be a … Read More

Avante Care & Support Annual Christmas Charity Raffle

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On Tuesday 19th December, Avante Care & Support Head Office Staff at De Gelsey House, Faversham, held their annual Christmas Charity Raffle, with all proceeds raised going towards the Avante Care & Support charitable fund. The Charitable fund provides extra activities and events for residents and service users, which are more than the usual activities and day trips that regularly … Read More

New Chair of Trustees

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Avante Care & Support is pleased to announce the recent appointment of Jackie Churchward-Cardiff, as its new Chair of Trustees. Jackie succeeds Peter Smallridge CBE at the Kent based regional charity that provides care and support to over 1,000 people through its dementia care homes and Home Care & Support service. Jackie has extensive experience of healthcare in both the … Read More

Court Regis Care Home raise over £800

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On Saturday 2nd December the seasonal festivities started at Court Regis Care Home with residents, family members and staff, joining together and supporting the homes annual Christmas fete.        The annual fete has been held at the home for over 5 years and every year it has gained more and more momentum, support and interest. The weeks leading up to … Read More