24 Peaks in 24 hours Dementia Challenge

AvantecareCare & Support, Fundraising

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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

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

Barclays Bank staff help support Amherst Court care home

AvantecareAmherst Court Care Home, Care & Support

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

Avante Community Support chosen as a preferred partner for Kent County Council

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Avante Community Support is successful in Kent County Council’s recent tender for Home Care Services. Avante Partnership is delighted with this news as we are passionate and committed to delivering person centred care, recognising that everyone is unique and will have different needs and requirements.  Our Home Care services provide compassionate personal care and support services for people living within … Read More

KCC award Stepahead Support funding to local ‘Youth Projects’

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KCC award funding to Stepahead Support for local ‘Youth Projects’. Stepahead Support has recently been awarded funding by KCC to deliver youth projects in rural areas of Shepway, Maidstone and Thanet for 2 years. Activities will be provided for 11 to 19 years olds that meet the Youth Work Principles including personal development, relationship building, resilience building, overcoming personal challenges, peer integration, challenging … Read More

24 Peaks in 24 Hours

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Dementia UK & Avante Partnership – Fundraising Event 13th June – 15th June 2014 24 Peaks in 24 Hours! with Richard Macintyre This exciting challenge I am undertaking in June 2014 will have me trekking up and down 24 peaks in the Lake District in a mere 24 hours. The Lake District is home to some of the most rugged … Read More

Celebrity TV Chef Rosemary Shrager judges ‘Bake Off’ at Court Regis Care Home

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‘Nutrition and Hydration Week’ took place last week and to support this staff from Avante Care and Support care homes from around Kent took part in a ‘Bake Off’ competition with Celebrity Chef Rosemary Shrager judging the event. Avante Partnership, along with many other care providers across England held afternoon tea parties to help raise awareness for the importance of … Read More

The Avante Choir

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Do you feel a bit flat after the Christmas period? Looking for something new and exciting to be part of? Avante Partnership is creating its very own choir for 2014 and we would like you to join in. You’ll be attending friendly, social, weekly rehearsals singing popular music run by local Choir leader, Sarah Devlin. This is a fun activity … Read More