Inform Newsletter – January 2017

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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

World Challenge Expedition

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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

Adding some Oomph!

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Avante Care & Support adds some Oomph! to their exercise classes Avante Care & Support has recently invited Oomph! (Our Organisation Makes People Happy!) to train and support staff across Avante Care & Support’s care homes.  The training is built around inclusive exercise and activity classes designed specifically to improve the physical mobility, social interaction and mental stimulation of residents, … Read More

Assistant Home Manager Retires

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Sue Smedley, Assistant Home Manager at Puddingstone Grange, retires after 20 years’ service at Avante Care & Support. Sue started as a domestic and has worked her way up through a number of posts across Avante Care & Supports homes to a Care Assistant followed by Assistant Manager. Sue has many fond memories of the residents and staff she has worked with … Read More

New Home Manager at Puddingstone Grange

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Avante Care & Support welcomes Allison Purkiss as new Home Manager at Puddingstone Grange Care Home, Greenwich. Avante Care & Support, a leading provider of high quality care homes in Kent and South East London, has announced the recent appointment of Allison Purkiss as Care Home Manager at Puddingstone Grange, Greenwich. Allison, who took up her new role at the end of … Read More