Chartwell House Welcomes First Residents

Chartwell House by Boutique Care Homes, Broadstairs, has officially opened and welcomed it’s first residents to their new home.

Marking the occasion on Monday 30th of January 2023, first residents, Colin and Joyce Smith, officially opened the home by cutting a ribbon on their arrival.

Joined by their sons, Chris & Ray, Colin and Joyce were greeted by team who were overcome with joy and emotion at the momentous occasion. Reunited after some time apart ahead of their moving to Chartwell House, Colin gave Joyce a tender kiss, which was a fitting way to mark the start of their journey together in their new home.

Home Manager of Chartwell House, Diane Collins commemorated the occasion, commenting, “Welcoming Colin and Joyce to their new home is an immensely proud moment for all of us here at Chartwell House. It has been an incredible journey working with the team to get the home to this moment but this is just the start. We are ever so excited to welcome further residents to Chartwell House and create a truly special community.”

Jude Coveney, Admissions Manager at Chartwell House, shared Diane’s sentiment. “It has been an honour to support Joyce and Colin on their journey to find Chartwell House and it was a pleasure and a very emotional moment to welcome them today. I am very proud to be able to guide and help people to find the very best care home for their loved ones.”

Chartwell House is the jewel in the crown of Thanet’s social care community and features an array of state-of-the-art facilities including a bistro café, a family celebrations room, and beautiful landscaped gardens. Future residents will enjoy spacious accommodation of 20 square metre bedrooms which all come with additional space of private en-suite rooms.

With the opening of Chartwell House, Boutique Care Homes are living true to their Ethos, which is to create, “A warm and loving family, where everyone feels at home”. The experienced and dedicated team will not only provide outstanding relationship-centred care, but also support residents with all aspects of their lives. Boutique Care Homes is focused around creating long-lasting friendships and communities where residents can enjoy participating in a choice of activities and events and enjoy nutritious home-cooked food.

Ameet Kotecha, Managing Director and Head of the Boutique Care Homes Family recognised the significance of the day. “Today is a big moment for all of us here at Boutique Care Homes. Chartwell House is the third home in our family and I am incredibly proud of all of the team involved in getting us to this moment. Chartwell House completely embodies our values and is at the forefront of innovation in care. I am excited to see this home develop and supporting the whole team and residents on their journey.”