When you're looking for a care home, one of the most important factors to consider is the location of any home that you're considering.
The county of Kent, in the South-East of England is known as “the Garden of England", because it has an abundance of beautiful gardens, orchards and vineyards. It also has traditional seaside resorts, areas of ancient woodland, picturesque villages and historic towns, as well as being the home of the world-famous White Cliffs of Dover. With so much to offer, Kent is a great place to live, and there are plenty of residential care and nursing homes to choose from.
Kent Care Homes - Care Homes in Maidstone
Maidstone is Kent's County Town and is known for its historic attractions, such as the Riverside, Archbishop's Palace and the nearby Leeds Castle. It also has excellent shopping centres, a wide range of restaurants and cafes, and parks and gardens to explore.
Maidstone's care homes include:
Kent Care Homes - Care Homes in Canterbury
The city of Canterbury is probably best known for its magnificent cathedral, but it has many other attractions as well, including historic buildings, museums, parks and restaurants. It's also home to the Whitefriars Shopping Centre, where you'll find more than 100 stores.
Canterbury's care homes include:
Kent Care Homes - Care Homes in Thanet
The Isle of Thanet is the name given to an area of Kent that includes a 26-mile stretch of coast, the resorts of Margate, Broadstairs and Ramsgate, and villages like Westgate-on-Sea, Birchington, Minster, Sarre, Acol, St. Nicholas-at-Wade and St. Peter's.
The Isle of Thanet's care homes include:
You can find out more about these and other care homes and nursing homes in Kent and elsewhere in the South-East of England by consulting an online care home guide. Using a guide like this allows you to make a list of the Kent care homes that look the most suitable so that you can visit them before making your decision.