–, 1st January 1970
ABOUT LOCAL CARE HOME - AMHERST COURT - AVANTE CARE AND SUPPORT
Amherst Court, situated in the historic town of Chatham, is a modern, purpose-built care facility providing residential care for older people living with dementia.
Amherst Court provides a wealth of support services for people living with dementia, with the aim of not just providing care and comfort, but also a new, positive and more engaging stage in their lives. The team of qualified and attentive staff provide 24 hour specialist person centred dementia care.
The home has 112 rooms all with ensuite facilities, a beauty salon, café, shop, Aviary, landscaped gardens and many other attractions for residents to enjoy.
At the heart of Amherst Court is its Philosophy of Care, where social interaction and engagement is encouraged and boredom is eradicated. By addressing the 'three plagues'; loneliness, helplessness and boredom within the home, Amherst Court has been recognised and included in the exclusive Eden Alternative registry of care homes.