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Ashford

Ashford

Ashminster House

Clive Dennis Court, Hythe Road, Ashford, TN24 0LX

Good - Regulator's rating

Residential
Dementia
Nursing
60 beds • 55 en-suite rooms • Opened in 1994
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Rochester

Rochester

Copper Beeches

5 Sylewood Close, Borstal, Rochester, ME1 3LL

Good - Regulator's rating

Residential
Dementia
Nursing
36 beds • All en-suite • Opened in 1993
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Sevenoaks

Sevenoaks

Emily Jackson House

34 Eardley Road, Sevenoaks, TN13 1XH

Good - Regulator's rating

Residential
Dementia
Nursing
60 beds • 54 en-suite rooms • Opened in 1994
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14

Tunbridge Wells

Tunbridge Wells

Firtree House Nursing Home

30 St James Road, Tunbridge Wells, TN1 2JZ

Good - Regulator's rating

Residential
Nursing
50 beds • 42 en-suite rooms • Opened in 1990
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9

Rochester

Rochester

Friston House

414 City Way, Rochester, ME1 2BQ

Good - Regulator's rating

Residential
Dementia
Nursing
81 beds • 77 en-suite rooms • Opened in 1994
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7

Whitstable

Whitstable

Harrier Lodge

Thanet Way, Whitstable, CT5 3FS

Good - Regulator's rating

Residential
Dementia
Nursing
Palliative
65 beds • All en-suite • Opened in 2019
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18

Sevenoaks

Sevenoaks

Kippingtons Nursing Home

Grange Road, Oak Lane, Sevenoaks, TN13 2PG

Good - Regulator's rating

Residential
Dementia
Nursing
55 beds • All en-suite • Opened in 1985
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11

Sittingbourne

Sittingbourne

Newington Court

Keycol Hill, Newington, Sittingbourne, ME9 7LG

Good - Regulator's rating

Residential
Dementia
Nursing
58 beds • All en-suite • Opened in 1998
Newington Court cover
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Sevenoaks

Sevenoaks

Weald Heights

Bourchier Close, Sevenoaks, TN13 1PD

Good - Regulator's rating

Residential
Dementia
Nursing
Palliative
80 beds • All en-suite • Opened in 2017
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5

Rochester

Rochester

Winchester House

180 Wouldham Road, Rochester, ME1 3TR

Requires improvement - Regulator's rating

Residential
Dementia
Nursing
123 beds • 117 en-suite rooms • Opened in 1987
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Overview of care homes in Kent

Care homes in Kent

397

Homes that offer nursing care

124

Specialise in dementia care

230

Homes rated good or above

292

Kent's Care Regulator

Care Quality Commission

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  • How many care homes are there in Kent

    There are 397 care homes in Kent, with 124 offering nursing care. If you're not sure which type of care home is best for you, you can read our guide on how to choose the right care home.

  • How many care homes in Kent offer specialised dementia care?

    230 care homes in Kent offer specialist care designed to meet the challenges faced by people living with dementia.

  • How are care homes in Kent regulated?

    All care homes in Kent are regulated by the Care Quality Commission (CQC). Of the 397 care homes in Kent, 292 have been rated good or above.

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Average care home costs in South East

Average costs based on LaingBuisson Care of Older People UK report 2019

  • Residential care homes

    £775 per week
  • Nursing care homes

    £1,019 per week

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