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Sussex Avenue

Sussex Avenue, Canterbury, CT1
Medieval half-timber houses built on the river with boat access and mooring.


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About us

Sussex Avenue has six bedrooms spread across two attached bungalows: The Oaks and The Willows.

We provide care and support for adults aged 18 to 65, who have a range of learning and physical disabilities.

Our kind and caring team help residents achieve good emotional health and improve their wellbeing and quality of life.

  • Staff on-site 24 hours a day
  • Long-term supported housing with care
  • Integrated and mobile assistive technology
  • Communal lounge, kitchen, dining room and sensory room

Inspected and rated by the CQC

The Care Quality Commission (CQC) is the national independent regulator of all health and social care services in England.

They inspect and monitor care homes, nursing homes and supported housing where personal care is provided and produce reports about them, to help you find a service that suits you.

Staff at Sussex Avenue provide CQC-registered care and support. Our CQC-registered name is 26a The Oaks and 26b The Willows.


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A residential area on the outskirts of Canterbury, within walking distance of shops, leisure facilities and public transport links.

Type of accommodation

Accommodation type

Six bedrooms spread across two attached, self-contained bungalows.

Shared living spaces

Communal areas

A lounge, accessible kitchen, dining room, activity room, sensory room, accessible bathroom and level-access garden.

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Safety and security

Staff office on-site, CCTV and a secure door access system help to ensure residents’ safety and security.



Free Wi-Fi in communal areas. Integrated emergency pull cord alarm system throughout and personal pendant alarm available. A hoist system, bed sensors and door sensors help to maintain independence.


Rental agreement type

All apartments are let on an assured shorthold tenancy agreement.

Care and support


Am I eligible?

To be eligible for a place at Sussex Avenue, applicants must:

  • Be aged 18 to 65
  • Have a learning disability or a physical disability

How do I apply?

To apply, please complete the enquiry form below and ask for an application form.

We also accept referrals from Kent County Council. All care and support needs will be assessed before an application is accepted.

If you have any questions about the care and support services we provide, please contact us using the form below, or call 01227 785 270 during office hours. 

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