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Care Home in Chatham Medway

Amherst Court in Chatham Medway is a vibrant care home community with a welcoming atmosphere. The modern design and layout of the home provide well-equipped, bright en-suite bedrooms, and a wide range of amenities to support person-centered care and the overall wellbeing of our residents.

The names of the suites follow a nautical theme – Charlotte, Trafalgar, Valiant and Apollo and each one is a community with our care home.

Activities & Wellbeing

Our caring, and skilled staff that support residents to enjoy and participate in activities, from going on outings to socialising with other residents and staff. At the heart of the home is our philosophy of care, the Eden Alternative (Awarded Silver), where staff encourage social interaction, engagement and work towards eradicating loneliness and boredom.

Our Care & Extra Support

We provide 24-hour residential care and support for people living with dementia. Our qualified and attentive staff team focuses on residents’ individual needs as we believe “everyone matters” and is unique. All laundry is included and managed by the home domestic team but should residents wish to continue independently with daily tasks such as cleaning, personal care needs, and eating, we can support this.

All meals are nutritionally balanced, freshly prepared, and cooked at the home, and the catering team is always on hand to meet any specific dietary requirements or requests.

Our Facilities

Facilities available at Amherst Court include the cafe on the ground floor, providing a meeting place to enjoy a drink or a light lunch with family and friends. The beauty salon `Ship Shape´ is situated on the ground floor for residents to treat themselves to a new hairstyle or beauty treatment. There is a wonderful brand new dementia sensory garden at Amherst for you to enjoy the outdoors and relax


There is a visitor cabin on the grounds of Amherst Court, available for families to use to meet their loved ones safely in a warm, friendly and Covid19 compliant environment.

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Amherst Court Care Home
Amherst court Palmerston Rd Chatham ME4 6LU

Amherst Court care home is situated in the historic town of Chatham, Kent.

Palmerston Road, Chatham, Kent ME4 6LU

Types of Care we Offer

We offer 24 Hour Residential Care including specialist Dementia Care also Respite Care for those who need it. Amherst Court has received a CQC rating of Good and has excellent staffing levels so you are guaranteed exceptional person-centred care. We have a full and varied activities programme and encourage all residents to take part as well as being fully involved in the community.

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Amherst Court Accommodation and Facilities


Our Reception is always staffed by a friendly receptionist who is there to welcome and assist you with any enquiries you may have. The reception is bright and has a warm atmosphere.

Lobby Lounge

Our lobby lounge offers a spacious and welcoming atmosphere and is available for meeting up, making arrangements or relaxing.


We have a large open café located next to our reception area, this area is perfect for residents and families to catch up and enjoy a coffee, tea, biscuits.


We have a large well maintained garden which includes a lovely brand new sensory area. Our garden has many areas from hard paved patio areas to more tranquil grassed areas. The garden has many plants and shrubs and we encourage our residents to join in our many gardening activities.

Lounge Areas

Our lounge offers our residents and families of residents a place to relax and socialise in whatever their mood.

Dining Room

We have a large dinning area on each of our suites that provide nutritious, hydrating and comforting food. Our restaurant areas also are a place for people to gather and socialise.


Our bathroom spa rooms feature the latest spa baths so residents can treat themselves and also have some quality time alone.


We have an onsite salon and therapy room with many treatments available including hairdressing, nail manicures, and also other wellbeing treatments.


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3 weeks ago

We had a visit from the Amazing Dan Russell.
Singing, dancing and a great time had by all.
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Wow when was this i know this man he is a truly amazing and very talented singer. Dan Wolf Russell u came to my place of work xx

3 weeks ago

It’s been a busy week at Amherst.
Some of our ladies came together to guess the gender of two of our seniors little bundle of joy due in April. Tea and biscuits, games and a cake.
Congratulations to Lisa and Kevin, and well done to the ladies who guessed correctly.
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Congratulations to Lisa and Kevin xx


Awww that’s so lovely 😍

Bev Fox Chloe Fox

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4 weeks ago

A couple of our ladies enjoyed a shopping trip today to buy some prizes for our Christmas raffle. ... See MoreSee Less

4 weeks ago

Cuppa tea & a doughnut whilst out shopping!!
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4 weeks ago

Some of our residents enjoyed a trip up the Tiger Moth for a pub lunch. Lovely company, some tasty grub and a change of scenery meant smiles all around 🍻 ... See MoreSee Less

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Looks like you had a great time and the food looks amazing 😊 How lucky are we to have Tommy Ripley 😊

They all came bac full of smiles 😊

4 weeks ago

Any Donations for our Raffle to be held at the
Amherst Christmas Event
on the 6th December are much appreciated.
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