Amherst Court

GoodCQC Rating
1 / 7
Greener Choice

Amherst Court is more energy efficient than the average independent living property.

Care Home Location

Amherst court,  Palmerston Rd, Chatham, ME4 6LU
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Bus Stop0.20 miles
Local Pub0.80 miles
Train Station1.20 miles
Nearby Shops1.30 miles

Overview

Part of the Avante Care & Support group, Amherst Court in Chatham is a modern, purpose-built care home offering a high level of person-centred care and dementia care. The team, led by manager John Ogbe, are always on-hand to facilitate social events like song and dance activities and trips to nearby towns and museums, as well as encouraging residents to engage with new hobbies and keep up old interests. With an on-site café providing residents with the perfect place to enjoy a cup of tea with family and friends and special beauty salon ‘Ship Shape’ always available for hair and beauty appointments, life at Amherst Court is always varied and fulfilling.

BrandAvante Care & Support
Purpose BuildYes
Opening Date2010
Beds71
Ensuite Facilities100%
All InclusiveNo

Types of Elderly Care*

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Residential Care

Individuals with low care needs but may need assistance with personal care and day-to-day tasks including dressing, food preparation and washing.

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Dementia Care

Individuals that have been diagnosed with dementia and are no longer able to live independently at home due to requiring specialist 24-hour care services.

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Respite Care

Individuals that require a temporary living arrangement at a care home. Respite is also referred to as a short care home stay and may range from a few days to a couple weeks.

* Registered with sector regular 'Care Quality Commission (CQC)' to provide these categories of care.

CQC Rating

GoodOverall Rating
CQC Safe Rating
Good
CQC Effective Rating
Good
CQC Caring Rating
Good
CQC Responsive Rating
Outstanding
CQC Well-led Rating
Good
CQC Publication Date: 07/10/2020

Care Home Facilities

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Wi-Fi

Recent years has seen the rise of the silver surfer! 65% of care seekers want high-speed Wi Fi in their care home.

Garden Area

A care home’s garden is considered to the most important facility with over 84% of care seekers voting it as a must have!

Hair & Beauty Salon

38% of care seekers told us that having a hair & beauty salon was a key consideration to their selection process.

Wi-Fi

Recent years has seen the rise of the silver surfer! 65% of care seekers want high-speed Wi Fi in their care home.

Garden Area

A care home’s garden is considered to the most important facility with over 84% of care seekers voting it as a must have!

Care Home Activities

Where is Amherst Court located?

It is situated in Chatham and is close to popular amenities.

What is the CQC rating of Amherst Court?

The Care Quality Commission (CQC) is England's health and social care services regulator. Amherst Court is rated good, based on the level of care and safety at the home.

What types of elderly care are available at Amherst Court?

The following types of elderly care are available at this home: respite, dementia, residential.

How many beds does Amherst Court have?

Currently, there are 71 beds at the home.

Who owns Amherst Court?

This care home is owned and operated by Avante Care & Support.

What types of activities and events are available at this care home?

There are a variety of health and wellness activities available at Amherst Court, including: Beer, Cocktail & Wine, Dance & Music, Baking & Cooking

What is the cost of care at Amherst Court?

Prices will vary from home to home, depending on the level of elderly care required. At Amherst Court the cost of care starts from £1,175.52 per week.

From:£1,175.52 p/w