Riverdale Court Summer Fete Success

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On Saturday 28 July Riverdale Court care home held its annual summer fete. It was a huge success and raised an amazing £851 for the home’s amenity fund, which is for the benefit of residents.

Care Workers Charity

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The Care Workers Charity says, ‘There are over 1.5 million care workers in the UK, contributing to one of Britain’s largest workforces, and caring for some of the most vulnerable people in our society. The Care Workers Charity is here to help current, former and retired workers on their rainy day. Avante Care & Supports Home Care team delivers care … Read More

Good CQC Report for Bridge Haven

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Located in Conyngham Lane, Bridge, Bridge Haven provides care and support for those living with dementia. CQC inspectors gave the home a ‘Good’ rating in all of the five key areas of inspection which assesses whether the service is safe, effective, caring, responsive and well-led. The CQC report states that the people they had spoken with told them they had … Read More

Building confidence and friendships

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Joan Gregory has been a resident at Court Regis care home in Sittingbourne, for almost a year. When she first arrived she was a very quiet and withdrawn lady. Although Joan would sometimes join in with activities at the home she usually kept herself to herself. Activity Coordinator Emma Ansley noticed the more Joan joined in with the activities at … Read More

Pilgrims View care home shortlisted for the Kent Care Awards

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Staff from Pilgrims View care home in Snodland, have recently been shortlisted for the 2018 Kent Care Awards. Three staff including Home Manager John Ogbe and Joan, a resident at Pilgrims View, spent the afternoon with a panel of judges at the Ashford International hotel on Thursday 21 June.

Bridging the generations

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On Wednesday 4 July Bridge Haven care home welcomed three little visitors from a local playschool. Magpies, a village community charity run playschool based in Boughton, Kent, took three of their children along to Bridge Haven care home to meet with residents and staff for the morning.

Weybourne Care Home Celebrate

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Weybourne care home, located in Abbey Wood, has recently completed a refurbishment which has transformed interior and exterior areas of the home. The interior of the home has been modernised creating a fresh, bright and welcoming environment for residents and families to enjoy. The exterior has undergone a complete remodelling which has seen the old 1960’s flat roof replaced by … Read More

Awarded Top 20 home care provider in London

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There are 1,137 home care providers in London. Avante Home Care & Support, a registered charity, has two branches of home care, one in Bexley covering the whole of the London Borough of Bexley and one in Kent providing services in Sittingbourne, Sheerness and Faversham. Avante Home Care & Support service provides care to privately funded, Local Authority and NHS … Read More

Royal Garden Party at Buckingham Palace 2018

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The event was hosted by HRH The Princess Royal, Patron of the Not Forgotten Association, who welcomed over 2,500 guests from over 120 military organisations to Buckingham Palace for the Garden Party. The Royal Family has a long-standing association with the charity which was established in 1920, ‘To provide comfort, cheer and entertainment for the wounded ex-servicemen still in hospital … Read More

Pet interaction for Parkview residents

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‘We have a few pets at the home including cats, goldfish and guinea pigs and we were all really keen to introduce another pet to join the family. When Jo started to bring Rosie into the home she was so popular with our residents it made sense to see if we could look at other options with this. Rosie is … Read More