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.    

Rural Youth Service – Table Tennis

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Rural Youth Service Table Tennis at Lyminge Village Hall Friday 15th August 6pm – 8pm For ages 11 – 15 year olds and 16 – 25 year olds Coaching by former Junior No.2 in London. Free entry with refreshments provided Please contact Dean if you are interested on 01795 597432

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

Young Healthy Minds

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Young Healthy Minds is a newly commissioned early intervention service, commissioned by Kent County Council to deliver emotional well being support to children and young people aged 4-18. It has now been operating since September 2012 across Kent. The service is being delivered by a consortium of organisations including KCFN, Family Action, CXK(formerly Connexions), Stepahead Support and Canterbury Christ Church University (CCCU). In addition to direct support … Read More

24 Peaks in 24 hours Dementia Challenge

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[imageframe lightbox=”no” style=”bottomshadow” bordercolor=”#ffffff” bordersize=”2px” stylecolor=”” align=”right” animation_type=”0″ animation_direction=”down” animation_speed=”0.1″][/imageframe]Saturday 14th June saw the start of Richard Macintyre and 12 other fundraisers begin their 24 Peaks in 24 Hours Dementia Challenge raising the profile and money for dementia. All monies raised will be donated to Dementia UK and go towards Avante Partnership’s Admiral Nursing Services. ”We got up at 3.45am … Read More

Inform Staff Newsletter – July Issue

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Inform Staff Newsletter The first issue of our new monthly Staff Newsletter with events, news and updates from across the organisation. View the full newsletter by following the button below. July Issue 1 Comments from Mark LLoyd Our Managing Director “A tremendous amount of positive events are occurring for Avante as we move into the summer. For those of you look … Read More

Addressing the dementia crisis

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[imageframe lightbox=”no” style=”bottomshadow” bordercolor=”#ffffff” bordersize=”4px” stylecolor=”” align=”left” animation_type=”0″ animation_direction=”down” animation_speed=”0.1″][/imageframe]800,000 people in the UK are living with dementia today.  This is the stark fact presented by David Cameron this week in seeking to raise the profile, discussion, and debate to find a cure for this disease which destroys so many lives of people diagnosed with dementia and their family networks. Watching … Read More

Head of Pharmaceutical Care and Clinical Standards awarded MBE for past services to dementia

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Avante Partnership, a leading provider of residential dementia care in Kent and South East London, is delighted to congratulate Mrs Anne Child, who was awarded an MBE in the Queen’s Birthday Honours List, announced last weekend. Anne joined Avante in 2012 as Head of Pharmaceutical Care and Clinical Standards with Avante Partnership and was granted the honour for services to … Read More