Latest News from Edward Moore House, Gravesend

Residents baking scones

Gravesend Care Home Residents Brighten up Grey January day With Baking

Residents of Edward Moore House Residential Care Home brightened up a grey winter morning and spent some time baking homemade scones.

The ladies arranging their flowers

Summer Isn’t Over for Gravesend Care Home Residents

The dark evenings may be drawing in, but residents of Edward Moore House are not ready to say goodbye to summer just yet, they’ve been brightening up the grey days with some flower arranging.

Waving the flag

Gravesend Care Home Residents Host Royal Knees up!

Residents of Dene Holm Residential Care Home in Northfleet celebrated the Royal Wedding on Friday with a party and a very British fish and chip lunch.

Edward Moore House Resident is Granted Wild Wish to Embrace Zoo Adventure

Edward Moore House resident, Jean Fritter spent a day monkeying around at Howlett's Zoo, courtesy of Rapport Housing & Care’s Wish Appeal.

Gravesend Residents' Sunny day out

Residents of Edward Moore House made the most of the early summer sunshine and took a day trip.

Easter Treats on the Menu at Edward Moore House

The Easter Bunny hopped in to Edward Moore House Residential Care Home this week and inspired the residents to throw on their aprons and enjoy some Easter baking.

Gravesend Residents Make a Song and Dance of Snow day

Residents of Edward Moore Residential Care Home enjoyed an afternoon of singing and dancing.

Home is Where the Heart is for Gravesend Residents

Residents at Edward Moore Residential Care Home came together to cook up a treat for Valentine's Day.

Jammy Residents Bake at Edward Moore House

Residents at Edward Moore Residential Care Home got sticky in the kitchen this week, enjoying a morning baking a classic favourite of jam tarts.

Gravesend Residents Prepare Pumpkins

Residents of Edward Moore House Residential Care Home prepared their home for Fright Night by getting together to carve some pumpkins.

Creative Care Staff Give Gravesend Care Home Face Lift

A team of creative staff at Edward Moore House Residential Care Home in Gravesend have used their imagination and resourcefulness to breathe new life into the home.

Summer House in Resident’s Memory Officially Opens

Staff and residents at Edward Moore House Residential Care Home recently celebrated the opening of their lovely new summer house, which was kindly donated by former resident, Raymond Simmons.

Edward Moore House gets Involved With Doorstep Challenge

Edward Moore House staff have used their creativity to brighten up their welcome area.

Care Staff’s Fundraiser Raises Cash for Outings

Staff of Edward Moore House Residential Home challenged themselves to a sponsored walk, to raise money for the residents of the home.

Gravesend Care Home Grants Wedding Wish

Staff at Edward Moore House granted a wish through The Wish Appeal, enabling resident, Brian Barnes, to attend his son’s wedding on Saturday 3rd June along with two of his carers.

Gravesend Care Home Celebrates 50 Years of Caring for Kent

From humble beginnings in Kingswood Road, Gillingham, The Abbeyfield Kent Society has grown to become the biggest independent Abbeyfield in the world. On Tuesday, it celebrated its 50th anniversary.

Pizza Making Serves up fun for Gravesend Residents

Who needs a takeaway when you can make your own? Residents of Edward Moore House Care Home in Gravesend topped off their week by making their own pizzas.

Baking is Piece of Cake for Gravesend Residents

Residents of Edward Moore House whisked up a delicious batch of cupcakes last week, with the help of staff of the residential care home.

Gravesend Residents Attend Remembrance Service

Residents of Edward Moore House Care Home paid their respects to fallen soldiers on Friday, attending a Remembrance Service in Gravesend.

Nostalgia in the air at Vintage tea Dance

Reminiscence was in the air at Edward Moore House Residential Home on Tuesday 8th October, as residents had a ball at a vintage themed tea dance.

Edward Moore House Hosts end of Summer Party

With the warm days coming to an end and the chilly evenings drawing in, Edward Moore House Residential Home hosted a party for residents and their families to mark the end of summer.

NCS Students Volunteer in Gardens at Gravesend Care Homes

Working with the National Citizen Service as part of a social action project, a group of 13 school leavers have been busy fundraising and volunteering at Abbeyfield Kent’s two Gravesend care homes.

Gravesend Care Home Residents’ Day Trip Reaches New Heights

Residents from The Abbeyfield Kent Society’s two Gravesend care homes, Dene Holm and Edward Moore House, took a trip to Herne Bay to watch their annual air show.

A Right Royal Picnic for Gravesend Residents

Residents from both Abbeyfield Kent’s Gravesend residential homes, Edward Moore House and Dene Holm embraced the sunshine and took a trip to Greenwich Park for a picnic.

Enthusiastic Helper Shares Reasons for Volunteering

Lynda Davis, a volunteer at Edward Moore House Residential Home, has worked many varied jobs but for her, nothing makes her as happy as volunteering.