Sweetheart Dance

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Avante Care and Supports Care Home, Amherst Court, hold a Sweetheart Dance for the residents. On Wednesday 11th February Avante Care and Supports care home, Amherst Court in Chatham, held a Sweetheart Dance afternoon for the residents. The dance took place in the Calypso Café within the home, which was decorated from top to bottom in a Valentines theme. Michael … 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

Kent Police helping to realise the dreams of residents

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A grant from Kent Police will help realise the dreams of residents at a Kent care home. Amherst Court Care Home has been awarded £500 from the Chief Constable’s Property Fund for its “Wishing Well Appeal Fund”. The Wishing Well grants resident’s wishes, maybe to visit places from their youth, go to the theatre for example, or to revisit an … Read More

Barclays Bank staff help support Amherst Court care home

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This Friday, 16th May, sees volunteers from Barclays Bank roll up their shirt sleeves and help in the gardens of Amherst Court care home in Chatham, Kent. This specialist home for Dementia-related conditions, part of Avante Care and Support, has been working for some time towards this project.  So they are delighted to welcome 16 members of staff from Barclays Bank to … Read More

Amherst Court Trip to London RAF Museum

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Residents from Amherst Court care home, Chatham, were recently taken on a nostalgic outing to the RAF Museum in London. The four gentlemen, Donald, Dudley, Geoffrey and Ken, were escorted on the trip by Dawn Christopher, Activities Co-ordinator, they all thoroughly enjoyed the day out, which included getting up close to many historic and ground-breaking aircraft. Ken had previously worked … Read More