Inform Newsletter – January 2017

AvantecareAll care homes


It is a great pleasure to be able to write to you as the new Managing Director of Avante Care & Support. I joined Avante on 3 January from Greensleeves Care, a Charity that owns and operates 20 care homes for older people across the South, East and Midlands. Before that I was with Mission Care who ran six homes … Read More

Avante Care & Support Brochure 2016

AvantecareAll care homes, Care & Support


Our 2016 brochure is here to give you an insight into Avante Care & Support and the services it provides. Inside you can find information on a multitude of services ranging from home care to our residential dementia care homes. The brochure also provides a helpful checklist on what to look out for in a care home as well as … Read More

How to be an Outstanding care home provider

AvantecareAll care homes


Not enough is written to celebrate the importance and value of registered care for older people in our society. Most of us, given the choice would not wish to end our final days within registered care away from our home and family members, recognising even the best of homes are still perceived as institutions. However, over the past decade we … Read More

Inform Newsletter July

AvantecareAll care homes, Newsletter


All of our Care Homes have been inspected under the new CQC arrangements, with only our Bexley domiciliary care service remaining. Our overall grades reflect well on Avante Care & Support and our approach to quality through our mock inspection team who work so closely with all our home and branch managers. Without a doubt we are now stronger and … Read More

Royal Garden Party at Buckingham Palace

AvantecareAll care homes


The event was held by “The Not Forgotten Association” (NFA) for ex-servicemen and women and was attended by HRH The Duke of York and his daughters, Princess Beatrice of York and Princess Eugenie of York, who chatted to so many guests, delighting them with their keen interest. The charity’s first Royal Patron, HRH The Princess Mary, established the tradition of … Read More

World Challenge Expedition

AvantecareAll care homes, Puddingstone Grange Care Home


On Sunday the 20th March Puddingstone Grange care home in Plumstead hosted a High Tea fundraising event to support students from Townley Grammar School who are training for The World Challenge Expedition; volunteering for one month at an orphanage in Mongolia and completing a 10 day trek. Townley Grammar School girls approached Home Manager Allison Purkiss back in November to … Read More