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Applecroft Care Home

Applecroft Care Home


Opened  in 1999 and set in the village of River close to the town of Dover. Applecroft is a modern yet homely 75 bed care home, which has direct access at the rear into the picturesque Kearsney Abbey Gardens .


The formal gardens and lake areas are easily accessible for less able visitors and there is a small cafe’ in the grounds which residents and visitors frequently visit.


Applecroft is a 75 bedded nursing  home divided into 3 separate floors, with 4 different units  offering nursing care for: General Nursing, Dementia , and 2 units for Older Person’s Dementia  Challenging Behaviour .


 The ground floor unit is dedicated to non ambulatory residents with advanced dementia care needs ,first floor units  for  resident with dementia who are ambulatory with challenging behaviour,  whilst the second floor is dedicated for general nursing needs of older people with and without cognitive impairment.


All bedrooms are en-suite and tastefully decorated with point for television and telephone. Residents are actively encouraged to bring personal items to make their rooms into their “home” .

Who to contact

Contact Name
Barbara Alison
Contact Position
Registered Manager
Telephone
01304 821331
E-mail
barbara.alison@abbeyhealthcare.org.uk
Website
www.carehome.co.uk/.../20001050APPA

Where to go

Name
Applecroft Nursing Home
Address
Sanctuary Close
River
Dover
Kent
APostcode
CT17 0ER

Other Details

Related Links
http://www.nhs.uk/Services/careproviders/Overview/DefaultView.aspx?id=51907
Service contracted to KCC?
Yes

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