Laurie Walton & Rita Philpott

A care home exclusively for the Armed Forces community.

Near the coastal town of Broadstairs in Kent, Maurice House is a place where the residents’ shared experiences in the Armed Forces create a unique and supportive community. 

For more information about Maurice House or to arrange a visit, please call  01843 603 323 or send an email and a member of our team will be in touch. 

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Welcome from Tracy

“My team and I take great pride in the fact that our residents feel so at home at Maurice House, and we’re privileged to look after those who have given so much to our country.” 

“We’re pleased to be able to provide an expert level of care, and operate a specialist dementia care lodge, catering for up to 30 people.” 

“And there’s never a dull moment with our Wellbeing Team, who host regular events including quizzes, carpet bowls, baking, cocktail making, local day trips and so much more.” 

Tracy Tremble, Maurice House Manager

Welcome home

Thank you for taking an interest in Maurice House. You can find out more by taking the video tour below – so, come on in and make yourself at home. 

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A care home exclusively for the Armed Forces community

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If you plan to move into our care home immediately or within the next three months, please complete our application form. 
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Home features

  • Furnished room including bed, bedding, wardrobe, chest of drawers, chair, carpet, TV socket and landline phone socket 

  • En-suite facility including wash basin, toilet, shower and towels 

  • Passenger lift 

  • Wheelchair access 

  • Minibus and other transport 

  • Licensed bar / café on premises 

  • Resident's kitchenette 

  • Daily social and leisure activities with support to maintain hobbies 

  • Shared computer with internet access  

  • Open visiting hours: family and friends can also join our residents for a meal by booking in advance 

  • Pets are welcome to visit 

Our activities

Activities run seven days a week and include exercise classes, arts and crafts, flower arranging, bingo, film and computer clubs.

There are weekly days out, shopping trips and regular visits from musicians. Residents who enjoy gardening can continue their hobby in our greenhouse or by tending to our raised flowerbeds. 

Those who are not able to join the regular shopping trips can make use of a weekly mobile shop and library. A hairdresser also visits our home every week. 

Who can stay?

We provide short and long-term care for serving personnel, veterans, and their dependants.

We have a community of men and women of varied ages and abilities. We’re dedicated to supporting not only serving and ex-serving personnel, but the whole of the Armed Forces community, including dependants and carers. This includes serving personnel, or those who have previously served, who have received one day of pay.

Prior to admission, we require: 

  1. our residents to be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 (“fully vaccinated” as defined in Government regulations and guidance for England) unless they are exempt and 

  1. where applicable, for proof of vaccination to be provided. If you cannot comply with this criteria prior to admission, please contact us to discuss your individual circumstances and your options.

     

Find out more about eligibility

Funding options

We accept: 

  • Self-funding 

  • Local authority funding 

  • NHS continuing health care funding 

Download our Maurice House key summary and guide to care home fees to find out more about the fees and funding options. 

Application process

Maurice House is available for ex-service personnel and their families. If you are unsure whether you or someone close to you is eligible, please get in touch on 01843 603 323 or via email

We know that care home applications can feel daunting, but our team are on hand to support you every step of the way. To register your interest or to find out more about Maurice House and the application process, please call  01843 603 323 or send an email

If you plan to move into our care home immediately or within the next three months, you will need to complete an application form. Once your application has been received, a needs assessment will take place to help us assess your care needs. This may take place at home or we can also visit you in hospital, providing an opportunity for you to ask any further questions. Your application is dependant upon confirmation of eligibility and the outcome of your care needs assessment. If successful, we will confirm in writing and arrange the next steps, including your arrival date with you. 

In some circumstances, we are also able to provide support for those under the age of 65 years seeking care or rehabilitation support. However, we recommend contacting your chosen care home for further information. 

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Contact us

  • Phone: 01843 603 323 

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I really enjoy living here at Maurice House. There is plenty of company and the staff are marvellous Laurie, Maurice House resident
Audrey Putney & Ron Castle

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Everything you need to help you decide if Maurice House is the right care home for you, including the care we offer and our fees.
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