Chaucer House is more energy efficient than the average independent living property.
Purpose-built Chaucer House Care Home can be found in the city of Canterbury in Kent and makes up part of the Avante Care & Support group. Providing residential, nursing and dementia care for the elderly, the team at Chaucer House, led by manager Heather Nwansi, make residents feel welcomed and at home, with health and wellbeing at the heart of the home’s philosophy. In addition to hotel-standard bedrooms, residents can also enjoy lounges, a café, rooftop terrace and garden room, as well as an on-site shop and beauty spa. To encourage social interaction, residents can take part in a variety of activities, form new friendships and live a full and vibrant life at Chaucer House.
Individuals with low care needs, who are either fully independent or require minimal assistance with personal care and day-to-day tasks. Residential care usually includes support with tasks like: dressing, washing, taking oral medication and hoisting.
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.
Individuals who require 24-hour assistance and care from qualified nurses due to medical conditions and/or personal living needs. This may include people that require intensive rehabilitative care following a stroke, or simply need support using a peg feeding tube.
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.
It is situated in Canterbury and is close to popular amenities.
The Care Quality Commission (CQC) is England's health and social care services regulator. Chaucer House is rated good, based on the level of care and safety at the home.
The following types of elderly care are available at this home: nursing, respite, dementia, residential.
Currently, there are 60 beds at the home.
This care home is owned and operated by Avante Care & Support.
There are a variety of health and wellness activities available at Chaucer House, including: Book & Poetry, Baking & Cooking, Wellbeing Classes
Prices will vary from home to home, depending on the level of elderly care required. At Chaucer House the cost of care starts from £1,360 per week.
It's best to call the home directly on 01544 301968 to find out about the total cost of care for your unique needs.