Avante Care and Support Appoint New Regional Care Director

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Avante Care and Support, a leading provider of high quality care homes in Kent and South East London, has announced the appointment of Heather Brimm as its new Regional Care Director for Bexley, South London Heather, who takes up her new role on 17 November, brings with her a wealth of experience in the residential care home sector and has … Read More

A Walk in the Park

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A Walk in the Park To find out more about Amherst Court Care Home please call us on 01634 400009  or email enquiry@avantecare.org.uk. We look forward to hearing from you and will be happy to answer any questions you may have.

A Day in the Life of a Carer

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A Day in the Life of a Carer Jeannette Spooner and Maria Stevens work at The Willow Day Care Centre, located on the grounds of Court Regis Care Home just outside Sittingbourne. The day centre provides a bright, safe and relaxing atmosphere for people living with dementia, actively promoting and encouraging engagement with daily activities and entertainment. Daily alarm set for?          … Read More

Stepahead Support

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Stepahead Support Stepahead supports young people across the community who are in need of help and guidance. It regularly helps young people who are finding life’s problems difficult to overcome.Support is provided for young people living at home, in foster care, leaving care, who are homeless, in council/private or supported accommodation. The services we provide include one-to-one confidential support, advice … Read More

New cook book to help those with dementia

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New cook book to help those with dementia A new recipe book has been launched to help ensure those living with dementia get the nutrition they need. Aimed at the Care Home sector, the book was the brainchild of Sophie Murray, head of nutrition and hydration at Avante Care and Support, which runs 14 care homes for those with dementia … Read More

A Visit to the Seaside

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Amherst Court residents and staff recently went on a trip to the sunny Folkestone harbour! ‘We took a lovely trip down to Folkestone harbour on the 23rd September.  This was a wish of Malcolm Wilson, to return to Folkestone, as he used to spend many days out there with his family.  Dennis also had many fond memories that he shared with us … Read More

Macmillan’s World’s Biggest Coffee Morning!

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Avante Staff At De Gelsey House Take Part In World’s Biggest Coffee Morning! Corinna would like to say a huge THANK YOU to everyone who has contributed to the Coffee Morning this morning – she has done a fantastic job of organising everything and is very grateful for everyone’s support. In total we have raised £119.33 for Macmillan Cancer Support!! Congratulations … Read More

Ben Nevis Midnight Challenge

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Last Friday Activity Co-ordinator, Fleur Parratt completed the Ben Nevis Midnight Challenge to raise funds for the Alzheimer’s Society. Climbers begin the challenge in the early hours of the night by torch and moonlight with the sole aim of reaching the top of Ben Nevis. The challenge is tough with long dark hours made harder due to the lack of sunlight, … Read More

Homeleigh Care Home – Summer Fete

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Homeleigh, our Care Home based in Erith, will be holding a Summer Fete on the 13th September from 1 pm – 4 pm! Why not pop along and see what the Home can offer you!   To find out more about Homeleigh and the Summer Fete please call on 01322 339691 Avenue Road, Erith, Kent DA8 3AU

Inform Newsletter – August Issue

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Message from Mark Lloyd, Managing Director Considerable positive activity continues to take place across all our services in the delivery of day to day services and I am extremely encouraged by the many examples of good practice and commitment I hear and see from our workforce in providing care and support.