Dedicated staff celebrate 75 years of care

Three members of staff from Rogers House, Abbeyfield Kent’s care home in Gillingham, have a combined total of 75 years of caring for the homes residents. Lorraine Laker, Pam Hartmann and Val Banfield began their employment at Rogers House when the care home first opened in 1992. The three dedicated Read the full article…

Wigan care home residents in exotic animal encounter

Residents at Woodlands Court, the Minster-run care home in Wigan, have enjoyed meeting a diverse range of exotic animals as part of a specially arranged visit from animal experience facilitator ‘Home Safari’. The experience was organised by staff at Woodlands Court and involved Home Safari bringing several exotic animals into Read the full article…

Kent Charity Celebrates Gold at 50 Years Old

From humble beginnings in Kingswood Road, Gillingham, The Abbeyfield Kent Society has grown to become the biggest independent Abbeyfield in the world. Yesterday, it celebrated its 50thanniversary. With sixteen care homes, supported homes and extra care schemes across the county, The Abbeyfield Kent Society has been providing care, compassion and Read the full article…