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    Company News, Avery Park, Kettering, Northamptonshire

    Avery Ambassador and Kettering Mayor invited to Avery Park Care Home

    Our fabulous new care village for Kettering is on schedule for completion this Autumn, and a ‘topping out’ ceremony was recently carried out alongside main contractors, Natta. Avery Park comprises of three buildings in the village, which will offer everything from independent and assisted living, to residential and dementia care. Avery Ambassador, TV and stage…

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    Welcome Home Magazine Issue 12

    A very Happy New Year to you all from this edition of Welcome Home magazine. I hope that you have enjoyed a lovely festive break, with friends and family, and that you’re still sticking to your new year resolutions as well as keeping warm! In every edition of the magazine, we look back on the…

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    Avery’s Ton-Up Ladies!

    We are proud to take care of over 50 centenarians across our homes and not a month goes by without a personalised three-figure birthday card arriving from Queen Elizabeth II into one of them. We’ve caught up with a few to find out about their lives and their secrets to reaching such a significant milestone.…

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    World Alzheimer’s Month

    World Alzheimer’s Day takes place on 21st September every year and is part of World Alzheimer’s Month; it raises international awareness of the condition, as well as breaking the stereotypes and myths that surround a person when they receive a diagnosis of dementia. To support this, our homes organised events and activities involving residents, families…

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    Managing Director Awards for James and Lee!

    Whether an employee has worked with Avery for 20 years, or they show great passion and dedication towards their work, Avery likes to reward its staff members that demonstrate a commitment to the company. Managing Director John Strowbridge recently visited Clayton Manor Care Home in Congleton and Scholars Mews Care Home in Stratford-upon-Avon to surprise…

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    Polka dots, pyjamas and Pudsey!

    On Friday 15th November, staff and residents across Avery held events to fundraise for BBC Children in Need. From pyjama parties to cake decorating and banner making, our homes came up with creative ways to fundraise! Cliftonville Care Home invited Avery Ambassador Sherrie Hewson to its Polka Dot Party where they raised an outstanding £367!…

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    Remembrance Commemorations

    Armistice Day marks the day World War One ended, at 11am on the 11th Day of the 11th Month in 1918. Along with Remembrance Sunday, the commemorations honour and remember everyone who has died in wars and conflicts. Many of our care homes joined in with the commemorations, by observing the two-minute silence, laying wreaths,…

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    Training Tripple!

    Avery’s leading Training and Development department are once again pleased to announce that it has retained their City & Guilds accreditation for its sector-unique Advanced Senior Carers (ASC) Programme for the third straight year! City & Guild’s quality assurers undertook a rigorous inspection of the programme and left no stone unturned in their review. Both…

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    Black History Month

    Originating in the United States as a way of remembering significant contributions that people of African and Caribbean backgrounds have made over many generations, Black History Month is observed annually and has been celebrated in the UK for nearly 40 years. Now a national celebration, it honours all black people and their often unheralded accomplishments…

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